For a conference that hosted a “Current Trends in Tech” panel Thursday, CPAC hasn’t quite caught up with the cutting edge trend of having a website that actually functions when it’s needed. Want to check out the CPAC site to see what speeches and panels are worthwhile? Good luck with that. Access has been unreliable since Wednesday.
The ACU website appears to be down on the eve of CPAC
— Zeke Miller (@ZekeJMiller) March 13, 2013
Hey, CPAC, your site’s down
— AlexaShrugged (@AlexaShrugged) March 13, 2013
— D Catalina Sanabria (@catasanabria) March 13, 2013
Is anyone else having trouble getting on the ACU/CPAC website this AM? conservative.org
— Spencer Brown (@ItsSpencerBrown) March 13, 2013
CPAC website is a total lag fest
— Oenone (@Oenonewept) March 14, 2013
CPAC website is down conservative.org/cpac/
— Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) March 14, 2013
Is CPAC’s website down?
— Melissa Clouthier (@MelissaTweets) March 13, 2013
@lheal Too bad their site is down…
— Andrew Staroska (@OHCONSERVATISM) March 13, 2013
— FloridaJayhawk (@FloridaJayhawk) March 14, 2013
@skiplacombe good question. not sure. i’d tell you to go to their website, but it’s crashed so many times…
— Michelle Malkin (@michellemalkin) March 14, 2013
@floridajayhawk is that a yes? I can’t get CPAC website to work either. I’m sure they will be on YouTube at some point today.
— Skip LaCombe (@skiplacombe) March 14, 2013
A CPAC spokesman “assumes” it’s a “volume issue.”
CPAC spokesperson says they’re working on getting the site back up. “Assume it’s a volume issue.”
— Dylan Byers (@DylanByers) March 13, 2013
One Twitter user suggested using the app instead.
— Gabriel Malor (@gabrielmalor) March 14, 2013
But the CPAC app has its problems too:
— Fred M (@fredontwittur) March 14, 2013
So the #CPAC2013 app looks great, except that I can’t get it to work at all. What gives?
— Breeanne Howe (@breeannehowe) March 14, 2013
— W Patrick Wilson (@DUhockeyFan) March 14, 2013
— Ken Shepherd (@KenShepherd) March 15, 2013
And on the social media front, another sign that CPAC organizers just don’t get it:
— Ben Howe (@BenHowe) March 12, 2013