Seth Rogen‘s enterprise is booming.
The 38-year-old funnyman just lately launched a cannabis lifestyle brand, which launched within the U.S. on Thursday. Not lengthy after the launch, the positioning crashed resulting from excessive demand.
“Hello!! We’re experiencing an incredible quantity of site visitors proper now. Thanks!” Rogen tweeted on Thursday morning, marking the early success of the model. “We now have a pleasant little ready room arrange on the web site to handle this. If you’re having hassle accessing the ready room, please attempt refreshing your browser or clearing your cache. Thanks yay!!”
In a follow-up tweet, he assured followers there was “one other method to get” sold-out gadgets through the positioning, however supplied no further particulars.
It appears the “great quantity of site visitors” grew to become an excessive amount of to deal with, because the “This Is the End” actor tweeted lower than an hour later, telling followers the positioning was down for upkeep.
“Nicely… we now have underestimated you as soon as once more. As a consequence of insane site visitors we took the Houseplant website down briefly whereas I be taught to write down code,” he said. “I’m very sorry if you happen to’ve been ready. There’s nonetheless lots of merchandise accessible! I’ll let as quickly because it’s up once more.”
The outage did not final terribly lengthy, as Rogen took to Twitter as soon as extra just a few hours later to announce that the positioning was up and operating once more.
“I fastened it! Completely happy to say houseplant.com is again up and operating!” the star shared. “We nonetheless have a ready room set as much as take care of site visitors. Head there now to buy discover our Housegoods (and different issues on our web site!).”
Rogen based the corporate with his writing associate Evan Goldberg and producers James Weaver and Alex McAtee, in response to The Hollywood Reporter.
“I’m honored to be related to weed, actually,” he just lately informed the New York Times. “Typically folks anticipate me to attempt to wiggle out from beneath being a really well-known stoner, or somebody who, in some methods, is extra well-known for being somebody who smokes weed than anything that they’ve performed.”
He added: “However in truth, that may be a worthy factor to me. I’m as pleased with it as something.”