Google Reader imported without history

The Google Reader import was successful at bringing in _feed names/URLs_, but not item information:

  • read/unread status
  • unread items that aren’t recent
  • starred/saved items

The net result is that less than 1/3 of my items transferred over, and none of the (Google) starred items are marked as (Newsblur) saved.


You know, I finally looked into starred items and it looks like I can get them just fine. I’m going to go ahead and implement that immediately and retroactively add everybody’s starred items from Google Reader.

Read/unread status is a bit trickier to implement. And it could only go one way – into NewsBlur. For color on the opposite direction, see this thread about syncing Reader and NewsBlur:…