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Dreamwidth is an online journal service based on the LiveJournal codebase

Dreamwidth outage report graph

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Dreamwidth is an online journal service based on the LiveJournal codebase. It is a code fork of the original service, set up by ex-LiveJournal staff Denise Paolucci and Mark Smith, born out of a desire for a new community based on open access, transparency, freedom and respect. Dreamwidth was announced on 11 June 2008, went into open beta on 30 April 2009, and quietly got taken out of beta on 30 April 2011.

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What should I do if Dreamwidth is unavailable?
If Dreamwidth is UP but you can't load the page, here are some helpful troubleshooting steps:
Try refreshing your browser page or close any accompanying applications and retry opening them.
Check if access to Dreamwidth is blocked
Access to Dreamwidth may be blocked due to an antivirus or firewall configuration either on your own computer or phone or by an employer or network. Check for anti-virus programs or firewalls installed on your machine. Alternatively, try to use the website or app via another network like one on a mobile phone so you can access Dreamwidth.
Clear browser cache and cookies
Try clearing your browser cache and cookies and change the IP address of the computer by disconnecting and reconnecting the internet. Then try to access Dreamwidth again.
DNS Cache
To clear the DNS cache on your computer, look up instructions for your specific operating system online. Then try to access the Dreamwidth site again.
Web Browser Plugins
If you are still having trouble accessing Dreamwidth, you may try to disable web browser plugins (like ad-blockers) which may be interfering with access to Dreamwidth