If you’ve been putting off moving away from Google Reader — or if you are just now hearing about the shutdown for the first time — we’ve got some tips for everything you need to do before July 2.
Back Up Your Subscriptions
The single most important thing you can do before July 1 ends is to back up your existing Google Reader subscriptions
To do that, make sure you’re logged into your Google Reader account and then click this link: http://www.google.com/reader/subscriptions/export. This will download an XML file with all of your subscriptions. Read more…