Moving Feeds from Feedburner to Google

Everyone who has Feedburner looking after their feeds has to move to Google by Feb. 27. I am doing the big move today. Apparently, the scariest thing is watching the subscriber numbers plummet and then rise again. So if that number on the right goes from 3339 to 0, you will know why. Anyone else moved already?

I found encouragement from Google FAQ and from Michael at Pro Blog Design. Thanks. Lets see how it goes.

UPDATE: Nightmare – Google Adsense has locked me out and I cant get back in. They sent me an automessage to tell me to reset my password but i have done that 2x already today. I used to access my Google adsense through Feedburner but I cant get back into Feedburner anymore because Google has taken over. Bummer. Between a rock and a hard place.

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Andrew

Andrew Jones has been blogging since 1997. He is based in San Francisco with his two daughters but also travels the globe to find compelling stories of early stage entrepreneurs changing their world. Sometimes he talks in the third person. Sometimes he even talks to himself and has been heard uttering the name “Precious” :-)

4 Comments

  • I moved mine last week and noticed around a 50% drop and they slowly came back up. It was frightening for me and I know I don’t have the subscribers you do…

  • Funny story. I moved mine right after I posted a piece that was not-too-flattering of George Bush. Didn’t know anything about the bug at the time. The next morning, I lost about half my subscribers. Thought to myself, “Wow. All those approval ratings must be totally off!”
    Just starting to get my subscribers back this morning…about two weeks after the switch.
    Good luck.
    Grace and Peace,
    Raffi

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