I read this from Seth Godin's Blog the other day and it is something we all should know and do. Nothing to buy, just how you can get all of your data from 46 collection points Google has on you. Please read, act and share:
It’s been 2,702 days since they shut down Google Reader and people still remember.
Or consider that Google can shut you out of all their services with no recourse or appeal possible. All your data, photos, calendars, emails… gone.
But yes, you can back up your data. Do it today…
Visit this Google Page to start the process (you will need to login if you are not already). It’s free. Hopefully, you’ll never need it. Press a few buttons and back up your data to a cloud service so that it’s in two places–This should happen automatically, but since it doesn’t, it’s worth doing.