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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".

d
Dictionary
126781 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:50:02 - Last used 2017-02-20 07:32:09 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

php (Golden Egg)
PHP function lookup.
112881 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:24:08 - Last used 2017-02-18 21:01:55 - Description - http://www.php.net/%s

amazon
search any product in amazon exaple: amazon camcorder
112013 uses - Created 2005-06-16 10:58:48 - Last used 2017-02-20 02:53:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/s/?field-keywords=%s

google
Google search.
110343 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:53:30 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:58:15 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%s

scr
scroogle google proxy no cookies | no search-term records | access log deleted after 7 days
91166 uses - Created 2005-06-22 22:41:23 - Last used 2016-10-27 07:23:45 - 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.
89743 uses - Created 2005-06-06 01:20:52 - Last used 2017-02-17 05:30:51 - 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
86600 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:01:21 - Last used 2017-02-20 07:33:04 - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&safe=off&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountryUK%7CcountryGB

r4go
r4go
86514 uses - Created 2014-09-01 06:55:36 - Last used 2017-02-13 04:25:48 - 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}
85165 uses - Created 2005-06-22 23:30:00 - Last used 2017-02-20 04:06:22 - Description - https://mail.google.com/{eop mail/#search/@%s@ -else }

wi
English WikiPedia search
76674 uses - Created 2005-06-30 19:42:30 - Last used 2017-02-19 16:06:35 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/?search=%s

%s

74239 uses - Created 2005-06-25 09:23:54 - Last used 2017-02-17 11:50:27 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

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…
74175 uses - Created 2005-08-06 03:38:24 - Last used 2017-02-14 16:22:20 - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/ynframes.php?args=%s

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>
73525 uses - Created 2005-08-12 00:58:20 - Last used 2016-07-06 00:19:29 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/strings/stringmanip.php?command=strlength&input=%s&xn_auth=no

gs (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS gs [keywords] EXAMPLE gs pagerank brin Performs a Google Scholar search using the given keywords.
73350 uses - Created 2005-06-06 03:08:33 - Last used 2017-02-20 07:23:11 - Description - http://scholar.google.com/scholar?q=%s

a (Golden Egg)
Answers.com fact search
70747 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:11:47 - Last used 2017-02-14 15:57:45 - Description - http://www.answers.com/%s

neverending
Neverending :D
69256 uses - Created 2006-12-30 23:18:41 - Last used 2016-05-12 11:43:33 - Nominate - Description - http://yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=neverending+%s

ges
Buscar páginas en español en Google.es (Google.es search for pages in Spanish) Ejemplo/example: ges perico palotes
66463 uses - Created 2005-10-09 20:40:46 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:49:55 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.es/search?hl=es&lr=lang_es&q=%s

gfr
Google.fr localised search
64430 uses - Created 2005-06-30 10:08:13 - Last used 2017-02-20 07:37:58 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.fr/search?hl=fr&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
64046 uses - Created 2005-06-21 09:24:02 - Last used 2017-02-20 04:00:17 - Nominate - Description - http://dle.rae.es/%s

ddg
Use the "DuckDuckGo" Search Engine. To search DuckDuckGo for "Linux" just type: Example: ddg Linux
62138 uses - Created 2009-05-26 01:48:50 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:56:51 - Nominate - Description - http://duckduckgo.com/?q=%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
61122 uses - Created 2005-06-21 19:29:59 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:58:38 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount=${amount}&From=${from}&To=${to}

b
The new Microsoft search engine.
59886 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:19:58 - Last used 2017-02-19 21:42:51 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bing.com/search?q=%s

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
59076 uses - Created 2006-01-31 00:53:51 - Last used 2017-01-04 22:18:51 - Nominate - Description - ifThen -value1 ${value} -value2 -test EQUAL -then ${then} -else ${else}

wikt
Wiktionary. I screwed the last one up. Eat me.
55229 uses - Created 2005-06-25 04:45:17 - Last used 2017-02-19 22:21:17 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

iso
search isohunt.com for torrents syntax: iso "search term"
54997 uses - Created 2005-09-07 18:51:25 - Last used 2017-02-07 09:17:50 - Nominate - Description - http://isohunt.com/torrents.php?ihq=%s&ext=&op=and

gn
Google News (copied from gnews)
52487 uses - Created 2005-06-21 15:31:44 - Last used 2017-02-20 01:21:58 - Nominate - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

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
52400 uses - Created 2005-06-07 06:37:56 - Last used 2017-02-20 03:08:41 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/tr?args=%s

gat
Search google.at.
51858 uses - Created 2006-01-16 14:44:45 - Last used 2017-02-20 00:52:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.at/search?q=%s

tec (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS tec [keywords] EXAMPLE tec "great breakfast" Searches blogs for the given keywords, courtesy of the Technorati weblog search engine.
51400 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:08:53 - Last used 2017-02-17 11:56:52 - Description - http://technorati.com/search/%s?sub=yubnub

gnews (Golden Egg)
search google news in batches of 100 and sorted by date
50996 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:12:18 - Last used 2017-02-18 22:38:15 - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

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
50782 uses - Created 2005-07-30 13:18:02 - Last used 2016-10-14 19:59:08 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thesimpsonsquotes.com/random.php?num=${number=1}

amde
Amazon.DE Search example: amde Harry Potter
49710 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:16:53 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:36:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

reader

49274 uses - Created 2005-10-08 16:19:57 - Last used 2017-01-02 12:31:23 - 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…
46790 uses - Created 2006-01-30 22:24:17 - Last used 2016-06-12 12:30:48 - Description - http://www.jakeisgod.com/yubnub/filterstring.php?input=%s

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

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]
45820 uses - Created 2005-06-05 23:47:02 - Last used 2017-02-19 10:27:30 - Description - http://whois.domaintools.com/%s

btj
btjunkie search. btjunkie.org is one of the largest torrent search engine. Usage: btj [word]
45612 uses - Created 2006-08-17 05:11:43 - Last used 2017-01-22 03:20:29 - Nominate - Description - http://btjunkie.org/search?q=%s

ghu
Search in the hungarian localized version of Google.
44103 uses - Created 2007-01-07 12:15:36 - Last used 2017-02-20 05:05:53 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.hu/search?hl=hu&q=%s&meta=lr%3Dlang_hu

gmx
SYNOPSIS gmx [keywords] EXAMPLE gmx inequidad gmx iniquidad Performs a Google.com.mx (Google's Mexico Domain) search using the given keywords.
44016 uses - Created 2006-04-28 00:43:48 - Last used 2017-02-18 12:20:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.mx/search?hl=es&q=%s

goto (Golden Egg)
Go directly to Google's number one result
43773 uses - Created 2005-06-08 14:06:05 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:50:56 - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I'm+Feeling+Lucky

go
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g YubNub Performs a Google search using the given keywords.
43580 uses - Created 2005-06-11 18:32:17 - Last used 2017-02-17 10:51:54 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

dic
Dictionary.com e.g. dic chair
42731 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:46:14 - Last used 2017-02-20 02:18:20 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

ud
Urban Dictionary
42726 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:40:09 - Last used 2017-02-19 03:29:56 - Nominate - Description - http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=%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.)
42701 uses - Created 2005-06-09 12:04:17 - Last used 2017-02-20 01:37:38 - Description - http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Search?search=%s

gr
Search GoodReads ---------- Old implementation: Google Reader http://www.google.com/reader/view{ifEmpty -value %s -then -else /#search/%s/}
40687 uses - Created 2005-06-14 01:24:05 - Last used 2017-02-15 08:06:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.goodreads.com/search/search?search%5Bquery%5D=%s&commit.x=0&commit.y=0

gv

40602 uses - Created 2005-06-28 19:11:25 - Last used 2017-02-15 22:38:07 - Nominate - Description - http://video.google.com/videosearch?q=%s

maps

39922 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:17:18 - Last used 2017-02-20 06:08:06 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?q=%s

w (Golden Egg)
Weather Channel's weather for the given ZIP code
39907 uses - Created 2005-06-20 20:55:27 - Last used 2017-02-19 18:48:39 - Description - http://www.weather.com/weather/local/%s

amuk (Golden Egg)
UK localised Amazon search
39799 uses - Created 2005-06-13 21:35:18 - Last used 2017-02-20 07:31:21 - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s[use %20 for spaces]

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