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The Most-Used Commands

Tip: For a list of particularly interesting Yubnub commands, check out Yubnub Golden Eggs. Also see the Most-Used Commands.
Tip: You can search the descriptions by typing "ls [word or phrase]". For example, to search for all commands about music, type "ls music".

gmap
Google Maps
122614 uses - Created 2005-06-24 00:52:34 - Last used 2016-02-13 07:51:53 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?oi=map&q=%s

php (Golden Egg)
PHP function lookup.
112118 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:24:08 - Last used 2016-02-12 13:18:44 - Description - http://www.php.net/%s

google
Google search.
108908 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:53:30 - Last used 2016-02-11 13:24:00 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%s

amazon
search any product in amazon exaple: amazon camcorder
108089 uses - Created 2005-06-16 10:58:48 - Last used 2016-02-13 10:23:07 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/s/?field-keywords=%s

scr
scroogle google proxy no cookies | no search-term records | access log deleted after 7 days
91161 uses - Created 2005-06-22 22:41:23 - Last used 2015-11-10 09:54:17 - Nominate - Description - http://www.scroogle.org/cgi-bin/nbbw.cgi?Gw=%s

y (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS y [keywords] EXAMPLE y why is the sky blue Searches the web using the Yahoo! search engine.
88913 uses - Created 2005-06-06 01:20:52 - Last used 2016-02-13 05:12:52 - Description - http://search.yahoo.com/search?&p=%s

guk (Golden Egg)
Google UK search: UK Specific Type in the search term and Google will return pages from the UK. ========== Old implementation: http://www.google.co.uk/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q=%s Google UK's "Browse By Name" search
85546 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:01:21 - Last used 2016-02-12 07:21:14 - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&safe=off&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountryUK%7CcountryGB

r4go
r4go
84462 uses - Created 2014-09-01 06:55:36 - Last used 2016-02-11 23:19:53 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/staticmap?center=${1},${2}&size=419x230&zoom=${31=13}&scale=2&maptype=${32=hybrid}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/v2Jc9o%7C${3},${4}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/kX2qJD%7C${5},${6}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/OOl5LJ%7C${7},${8}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/rdB2F0%7C${9},${10}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/JE3MF8%7C${11},${12}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:1%7C${13},${14}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:2%7C${15},${16}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:3%7C${17},${18}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:4%7C${19},${20}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:5%7C${21},${22}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:6%7C${23},${24}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:7%7C${25},${26}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:8%7C${27},${28}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:9%7C${29},${30}

gma (Golden Egg)
With no parameter, opens GMail, with a parameter, searches GMail for parameter (must be logged in). Examples: gma - opens GMail gma world peace - searches GMail for world peace (if logged in) Proposed as replacement for gma. Stian Haklev, shaklev@gmail.com. My first command using eop, thanks Allen, this is awesome! ========== Old implementation: https://gmail.google.com/{eop gmail?search=query&q=@%s@&view=tl&fs=1}
83874 uses - Created 2005-06-22 23:30:00 - Last used 2016-02-13 07:01:45 - Description - https://mail.google.com/{eop mail/#search/@%s@ -else }

cmdline (Golden Egg)
NAME cmdline - opens a command line frame at the bottom of the screen cmd - an alias for cmdline SYNOPSIS cmdline [options] cmd [options] Optional arguments: -br <browser_type = ff> If not included, cmdline will assume that a Firefox browser is being used. This is the default value of "ff". If set to "ie", cmdline will assume an Internet Explorer browser is being used. -fc <font_colour = black> If not included, the cmdline will use a black font. This is the default value. HTML colour names, hex…
74039 uses - Created 2005-08-06 03:38:24 - Last used 2016-02-12 21:17:32 - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/ynframes.php?args=%s

%s

74024 uses - Created 2005-06-25 09:23:54 - Last used 2016-02-12 21:59:30 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

strLength (Golden Egg)
NAME strLength - returns the length of a string SYNOPSIS strLength [STRING] EXAMPLES strLength abcdefg (returns: 7) strLength This is a string (returns: 16) This command will return the length of the inputted string. Do not surround the string with quotes. AUTHOR Allen Ormond <aormond (at) fromrocks (dot) com>
73522 uses - Created 2005-08-12 00:58:20 - Last used 2015-08-24 09:07:06 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/strings/stringmanip.php?command=strlength&input=%s&xn_auth=no

wi
English WikiPedia search
73333 uses - Created 2005-06-30 19:42:30 - Last used 2016-02-13 09:18:50 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/?search=%s

a (Golden Egg)
Answers.com fact search
70507 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:11:47 - Last used 2016-02-12 08:18:30 - Description - http://www.answers.com/%s

neverending
Neverending :D
69077 uses - Created 2006-12-30 23:18:41 - Last used 2015-11-13 19:13:01 - Nominate - Description - http://yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=neverending+%s

gs (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS gs [keywords] EXAMPLE gs pagerank brin Performs a Google Scholar search using the given keywords.
68336 uses - Created 2005-06-06 03:08:33 - Last used 2016-02-13 07:54:45 - Description - http://scholar.google.com/scholar?q=%s

ges
Buscar páginas en español en Google.es (Google.es search for pages in Spanish) Ejemplo/example: ges perico palotes
64329 uses - Created 2005-10-09 20:40:46 - Last used 2016-02-13 11:11:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.es/search?hl=es&lr=lang_es&q=%s

rae
Consulta a la Real Academia de la Lengua Española ---------- Old implementation: http://www.rae.es/drae/SrvltGUIBusUsual?TIPO_HTML=2&TIPO_BUS=3&LEMA=%s http://lema.rae.es/drae/?val=%s
62269 uses - Created 2005-06-21 09:24:02 - Last used 2016-02-13 11:06:26 - Nominate - Description - http://dle.rae.es/%s

xe (Golden Egg)
Performs a currency conversion. Usage: xe -amount <amount> -from <currency1> -to <currency2> e.g. xe -amount 100 -from USD -to EUR All of the currency 3 letter abbreviations can be found at: http://www.xe.com/iso4217.htm
59999 uses - Created 2005-06-21 19:29:59 - Last used 2016-02-13 10:02:30 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount=${amount}&From=${from}&To=${to}

ifEmpty
A simple remix of ifThen to make it easier to test for emptiness. Example: ifEmpty -value minsky -then nothing -else something returns: something ifEmpty -value -then nothing -else something returns: nothing
59068 uses - Created 2006-01-31 00:53:51 - Last used 2013-11-27 00:57:10 - Nominate - Description - ifThen -value1 ${value} -value2 -test EQUAL -then ${then} -else ${else}

gfr
Google.fr localised search
58385 uses - Created 2005-06-30 10:08:13 - Last used 2016-02-13 03:12:47 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.fr/search?hl=fr&q=%s

b
The new Microsoft search engine.
55247 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:19:58 - Last used 2016-02-13 11:15:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bing.com/search?q=%s

iso
search isohunt.com for torrents syntax: iso "search term"
54965 uses - Created 2005-09-07 18:51:25 - Last used 2016-02-04 05:41:50 - Nominate - Description - http://isohunt.com/torrents.php?ihq=%s&ext=&op=and

wikt
Wiktionary. I screwed the last one up. Eat me.
52321 uses - Created 2005-06-25 04:45:17 - Last used 2016-02-13 08:49:11 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

tr (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS tr FROM TO TEXT EXAMPLES tr en fr hello Translates the given text from the first language to the second language, courtesy of Google Language Tools. The above example translates "hello" from English (en) to French (fr). Not all language combinations are available. Chinese (Simplified) zh-CN English ............ en French ............. fr German ............. de Italian ............ it Japanese ........... ja Korean ............. ko Portuguese ......... pt Spanish ............ es
52128 uses - Created 2005-06-07 06:37:56 - Last used 2016-02-10 14:52:47 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/tr?args=%s

gn
Google News (copied from gnews)
51933 uses - Created 2005-06-21 15:31:44 - Last used 2016-02-13 01:39:52 - Nominate - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

tec (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS tec [keywords] EXAMPLE tec "great breakfast" Searches blogs for the given keywords, courtesy of the Technorati weblog search engine.
51338 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:08:53 - Last used 2016-02-08 12:58:28 - Description - http://technorati.com/search/%s?sub=yubnub

Simpsons-old
NAME Simpsons - display quotes of any Simpsons character. SYNOPSIS Simpsons [-number NUMBER] Optional arguments: -number <a number = 1> Indicates the number of quotes to be displayed. If not included, only one quote will be shown. EXAMPLE To view one quote: Simpsons To view five quotes: Simpsons -number 5 ... NOTES Enjoy. AUTHOR Fuska
50778 uses - Created 2005-07-30 13:18:02 - Last used 2016-02-08 11:39:40 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thesimpsonsquotes.com/random.php?num=${number=1}

gat
Search google.at.
50773 uses - Created 2006-01-16 14:44:45 - Last used 2016-02-13 07:18:33 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.at/search?q=%s

ddg
Use the "DuckDuckGo" Search Engine. To search DuckDuckGo for "Linux" just type: Example: ddg Linux
49890 uses - Created 2009-05-26 01:48:50 - Last used 2016-02-13 06:11:13 - Nominate - Description - http://duckduckgo.com/?q=%s

gnews (Golden Egg)
search google news in batches of 100 and sorted by date
49876 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:12:18 - Last used 2016-02-12 14:47:18 - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

reader

49273 uses - Created 2005-10-08 16:19:57 - Last used 2015-09-14 13:47:02 - Nominate - Description - http://theoldreader.com/

filterstring (Golden Egg)
SYNTAX filterstring (number) [phrase] Performs opposite %. Removes a word from a string based on the number given. A "-" before or after the number will remove all words before, or after the corresponding word as well. EXAMPLE filterstring 2 How is the world today? (returns "How the world today?" filterstring 1 Hello world! (returns "world!") filterstring 2- gim cars like the porsche (returns "gim") filterstring -3 How is the world today? (returns "world today?") Created for piping purposes. ht…
46789 uses - Created 2006-01-30 22:24:17 - Last used 2016-01-15 18:08:07 - Description - http://www.jakeisgod.com/yubnub/filterstring.php?input=%s

amde
Amazon.DE Search example: amde Harry Potter
46674 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:16:53 - Last used 2016-02-13 09:55:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

alexarfa
takes a site as input and returns it's ranking in Iran, based on alexa information.
46269 uses - Created 2010-02-09 14:20:12 - Last used 2015-06-17 21:22:08 - Nominate - Description - scrape -tokens Iran Flag > < -dirs 0 0 0 0 -url http://www.alexa.com/data/details/traffic_details?q=&url=%s

btj
btjunkie search. btjunkie.org is one of the largest torrent search engine. Usage: btj [word]
45598 uses - Created 2006-08-17 05:11:43 - Last used 2016-01-31 03:16:06 - Nominate - Description - http://btjunkie.org/search?q=%s

whois (Golden Egg)
Check whois for the domain -- Old implementation: http://whois.to/%s Was not working for some domains [Jon Aquino 2006-07-21] Old implementation: http://whois.sc/%s [Jon Aquino 2010-03-03]
44781 uses - Created 2005-06-05 23:47:02 - Last used 2016-02-13 10:44:16 - Description - http://whois.domaintools.com/%s

go
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g YubNub Performs a Google search using the given keywords.
42941 uses - Created 2005-06-11 18:32:17 - Last used 2016-02-11 14:10:06 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

ud
Urban Dictionary
41897 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:40:09 - Last used 2016-02-13 07:43:29 - Nominate - Description - http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=%s

dic
Dictionary.com e.g. dic chair
41739 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:46:14 - Last used 2016-02-13 00:31:32 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

wpes (Golden Egg)
Spanish Wikipedia SYNOPSIS wpes [keywords] EXAMPLE wpes yubnub Searches es.wikipedia.org using the given keyword (e.g. article name, subject, etc.)
41645 uses - Created 2005-06-09 12:04:17 - Last used 2016-02-12 12:55:40 - Description - http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Search?search=%s

gv

40558 uses - Created 2005-06-28 19:11:25 - Last used 2016-01-29 15:30:40 - Nominate - Description - http://video.google.com/videosearch?q=%s

gr
Google Reader
40554 uses - Created 2005-06-14 01:24:05 - Last used 2015-12-11 07:43:37 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/reader/view{ifEmpty -value %s -then -else /#search/%s/}

gmx
SYNOPSIS gmx [keywords] EXAMPLE gmx inequidad gmx iniquidad Performs a Google.com.mx (Google's Mexico Domain) search using the given keywords.
40331 uses - Created 2006-04-28 00:43:48 - Last used 2016-02-12 18:00:59 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.mx/search?hl=es&q=%s

w (Golden Egg)
Weather Channel's weather for the given ZIP code
39645 uses - Created 2005-06-20 20:55:27 - Last used 2016-02-12 07:00:37 - Description - http://www.weather.com/weather/local/%s

amuk (Golden Egg)
UK localised Amazon search
38208 uses - Created 2005-06-13 21:35:18 - Last used 2016-02-12 13:16:09 - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s[use %20 for spaces]

ghu
Search in the hungarian localized version of Google.
37671 uses - Created 2007-01-07 12:15:36 - Last used 2016-02-13 11:12:10 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.hu/search?hl=hu&q=%s&meta=lr%3Dlang_hu

goto (Golden Egg)
Go directly to Google's number one result
37249 uses - Created 2005-06-08 14:06:05 - Last used 2016-02-13 08:42:47 - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I'm+Feeling+Lucky

maps

37035 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:17:18 - Last used 2016-02-13 10:51:00 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?q=%s

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