Google Reader made sharing items incredibly easy--and made building a community of like-minded readers even easier.
With the switch to Google+, though, many found themselves cut off from communities of people they only knew through Reader. This was upsetting, but there's a workaround that can help recapture the old Google Reader sharing features. Here's how to get started:
Log on to your Google Reader account and click the gear icon in the upper right to bring up Reader Settings. Select the "Import/Export" tab near the upper right of the Settings page. Click the download links … Read more