Snapchat is experiencing a major outage on Wednesday afternoon.

As a result, users cannot send photos, videos or text messages to each other.

The outage started around 12:45 p.m.

The website receives thousands of reports from people experiencing problems with the app.

Some can't log in either.

The cause of the malfunction is not yet clear.

The company confirms on Twitter that there are problems.

"We are aware that some Snapchatters are experiencing issues with the app. Hang in there, we'll figure it out."

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