Mashable DOWN: Website Not Responding

Tech website Mashable is down for the second time in two days.

It's unknown what caused the site to go offline, but it also briefly experienced downtime yesterday. confirms the outage. You can check on the site's status here.

The website, started as a blog by Pete Cashmore in 2005, has had occasional downtime in the last year or two, with a noteable outage happening in March.

UPDATE: Mashable just tweeted: "We're having intermittent downtime issues. We're working hard on solving this problem quickly. Thanks for your patience."

UPDATE (2):The site appears to have returned at about 2:20 p.m. EST.