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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
117140 uses - Created 2005-06-24 00:52:34 - Last used 2015-01-30 18:29:53 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?oi=map&q=%s

php (Golden Egg)
PHP function lookup.
111157 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:24:08 - Last used 2015-01-30 08:16:30 - Description - http://www.php.net/%s

google
Google search.
106191 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:53:30 - Last used 2015-01-30 11:48:53 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%s

amazon
search any product in amazon exaple: amazon camcorder
103742 uses - Created 2005-06-16 10:58:48 - Last used 2015-01-30 17:02:26 - 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
91149 uses - Created 2005-06-22 22:41:23 - Last used 2014-12-18 23:40:02 - 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.
86678 uses - Created 2005-06-06 01:20:52 - Last used 2015-01-30 22:27:09 - 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
83031 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:01:21 - Last used 2015-01-30 01:40:59 - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&safe=off&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountryUK%7CcountryGB

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}
82833 uses - Created 2005-06-22 23:30:00 - Last used 2015-01-30 18:57:28 - 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…
73870 uses - Created 2005-08-06 03:38:24 - Last used 2015-01-26 14:46:21 - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/ynframes.php?args=%s

%s

73802 uses - Created 2005-06-25 09:23:54 - Last used 2015-01-30 03:42:12 - 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>
73509 uses - Created 2005-08-12 00:58:20 - Last used 2015-01-04 06:03:10 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/strings/stringmanip.php?command=strlength&input=%s&xn_auth=no

a (Golden Egg)
Answers.com fact search
70126 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:11:47 - Last used 2015-01-30 17:20:09 - Description - http://www.answers.com/%s

wi
English WikiPedia search
69894 uses - Created 2005-06-30 19:42:30 - Last used 2015-01-30 21:55:18 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/?search=%s

neverending
Neverending :D
68960 uses - Created 2006-12-30 23:18:41 - Last used 2015-01-04 06:03:58 - 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.
63106 uses - Created 2005-06-06 03:08:33 - Last used 2015-01-30 16:50:45 - 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
62871 uses - Created 2005-10-09 20:40:46 - Last used 2015-01-30 14:27:42 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.es/search?hl=es&lr=lang_es&q=%s

r4go
r4go
61574 uses - Created 2014-09-01 06:55:36 - Last used 2015-01-30 22:49:26 - 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}

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
60393 uses - Created 2005-06-21 09:24:02 - Last used 2015-01-30 17:04:27 - Nominate - Description - http://lema.rae.es/drae/?val=%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
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}

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
58401 uses - Created 2005-06-21 19:29:59 - Last used 2015-01-30 22:59:31 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount=${amount}&From=${from}&To=${to}

iso
search isohunt.com for torrents syntax: iso "search term"
54941 uses - Created 2005-09-07 18:51:25 - Last used 2015-01-24 00:33:13 - Nominate - Description - http://isohunt.com/torrents.php?ihq=%s&ext=&op=and

gfr
Google.fr localised search
53798 uses - Created 2005-06-30 10:08:13 - Last used 2015-01-30 05:39:23 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.fr/search?hl=fr&q=%s

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
51636 uses - Created 2005-06-07 06:37:56 - Last used 2015-01-30 09:19:46 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/tr?args=%s

tec (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS tec [keywords] EXAMPLE tec "great breakfast" Searches blogs for the given keywords, courtesy of the Technorati weblog search engine.
51285 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:08:53 - Last used 2015-01-16 08:21:04 - Description - http://technorati.com/search/%s?sub=yubnub

gn
Google News (copied from gnews)
51279 uses - Created 2005-06-21 15:31:44 - Last used 2015-01-30 11:35:12 - Nominate - 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
50773 uses - Created 2005-07-30 13:18:02 - Last used 2015-01-24 09:21:15 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thesimpsonsquotes.com/random.php?num=${number=1}

b
The new Microsoft search engine.
49622 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:19:58 - Last used 2015-01-30 21:09:36 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bing.com/search?q=%s

wikt
Wiktionary. I screwed the last one up. Eat me.
49362 uses - Created 2005-06-25 04:45:17 - Last used 2015-01-30 17:08:48 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

reader

49270 uses - Created 2005-10-08 16:19:57 - Last used 2015-01-06 03:45:05 - Nominate - Description - http://theoldreader.com/

gnews (Golden Egg)
search google news in batches of 100 and sorted by date
48919 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:12:18 - Last used 2015-01-30 12:20:13 - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

gat
Search google.at.
48810 uses - Created 2006-01-16 14:44:45 - Last used 2015-01-30 10:07:28 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.at/search?q=%s

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…
46788 uses - Created 2006-01-30 22:24:17 - Last used 2013-05-15 23:18:17 - 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.
46267 uses - Created 2010-02-09 14:20:12 - Last used 2013-05-15 05:04:16 - 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]
45589 uses - Created 2006-08-17 05:11:43 - Last used 2014-11-21 09:14:16 - 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]
43711 uses - Created 2005-06-05 23:47:02 - Last used 2015-01-30 00:32:14 - Description - http://whois.domaintools.com/%s

amde
Amazon.DE Search example: amde Harry Potter
43523 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:16:53 - Last used 2015-01-30 11:12:34 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

go
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g YubNub Performs a Google search using the given keywords.
42751 uses - Created 2005-06-11 18:32:17 - Last used 2015-01-28 11:06:08 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

ud
Urban Dictionary
40656 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:40:09 - Last used 2015-01-30 22:03:06 - Nominate - Description - http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=%s

gr
Google Reader
40537 uses - Created 2005-06-14 01:24:05 - Last used 2015-01-18 04:51:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/reader/view{ifEmpty -value %s -then -else /#search/%s/}

gv

40514 uses - Created 2005-06-28 19:11:25 - Last used 2015-01-19 21:32:38 - Nominate - Description - http://video.google.com/videosearch?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.)
40242 uses - Created 2005-06-09 12:04:17 - Last used 2015-01-30 14:37:33 - Description - http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Search?search=%s

ddg
Use the "DuckDuckGo" Search Engine. To search DuckDuckGo for "Linux" just type: Example: ddg Linux
40198 uses - Created 2009-05-26 01:48:50 - Last used 2015-01-30 22:53:34 - Nominate - Description - http://duckduckgo.com/?q=%s

dic
Dictionary.com e.g. dic chair
40179 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:46:14 - Last used 2015-01-30 21:27:49 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

w (Golden Egg)
Weather Channel's weather for the given ZIP code
39088 uses - Created 2005-06-20 20:55:27 - Last used 2015-01-30 13:30:15 - Description - http://www.weather.com/weather/local/%s

gmx
SYNOPSIS gmx [keywords] EXAMPLE gmx inequidad gmx iniquidad Performs a Google.com.mx (Google's Mexico Domain) search using the given keywords.
37173 uses - Created 2006-04-28 00:43:48 - Last used 2015-01-30 17:02:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.mx/search?hl=es&q=%s

amuk (Golden Egg)
UK localised Amazon search
36770 uses - Created 2005-06-13 21:35:18 - Last used 2015-01-30 05:47:38 - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s[use %20 for spaces]

extractDomainName
SYNOPSIS extractDomainName [URL] EXAMPLES extractDomainName http://www.amazon.com/ returns: amazon.com extractDomainName eemadges.com returns: eemadges.com extractDomainName http://en.wikipedia.org?search=%s returns: en.wikipedia.org extractDomainName http://seek.sing365.com:8080/cgi-bin/s.cgi?q=ladytron returns: sing365.com extractDomainName https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/.html returns: cia.gov (thanks to Frank Raiser for noticing the https bug!) Extracts the domain name fr…
36508 uses - Created 2006-01-21 22:33:14 - Last used 2015-01-18 04:56:07 - Nominate - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/extractDomainName.php?url=%s

date (Golden Egg)
NAME date - print the system date and time SYNOPSIS date -format [FORMAT] -offset [DAYS] EXAMPLES date date -format m/d/Y -offset -7 Displays the current date and time, offset by the given number of DAYS. The FORMAT is given by the codes below: a The abbreviated weekday name ("Sun") A The full weekday name ("Sunday") b The abbreviated month name ("Jan") B The full month name ("January") c The preferred local date and time representation d Day of the month (01..31) H Hour of the day, 24-hour clo…
36501 uses - Created 2005-07-17 02:34:38 - Last used 2015-01-02 09:52:30 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/today?format=${format=Y-m-d}&offset=${offset=0}

maps

34094 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:17:18 - Last used 2015-01-30 16:58:13 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?q=%s

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