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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
118331 uses - Created 2005-06-24 00:52:34 - Last used 2015-04-18 19:20:04 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?oi=map&q=%s

php (Golden Egg)
PHP function lookup.
111434 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:24:08 - Last used 2015-04-17 09:34:14 - Description - http://www.php.net/%s

google
Google search.
106817 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:53:30 - Last used 2015-04-18 10:30:04 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%s

amazon
search any product in amazon exaple: amazon camcorder
104899 uses - Created 2005-06-16 10:58:48 - Last used 2015-04-18 19:11:01 - 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.
87464 uses - Created 2005-06-06 01:20:52 - Last used 2015-04-18 17:03:11 - 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
83772 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:01:21 - Last used 2015-04-18 08:31:04 - 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}
82934 uses - Created 2005-06-22 23:30:00 - Last used 2015-04-17 08:37:24 - Description - https://mail.google.com/{eop mail/#search/@%s@ -else }

r4go
r4go
74669 uses - Created 2014-09-01 06:55:36 - Last used 2015-04-18 04:11:05 - 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}

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…
73903 uses - Created 2005-08-06 03:38:24 - Last used 2015-04-17 22:18:03 - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/ynframes.php?args=%s

%s

73840 uses - Created 2005-06-25 09:23:54 - Last used 2015-04-08 21:23:21 - 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>
73512 uses - Created 2005-08-12 00:58:20 - Last used 2015-03-28 07:34:18 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/strings/stringmanip.php?command=strlength&input=%s&xn_auth=no

wi
English WikiPedia search
70563 uses - Created 2005-06-30 19:42:30 - Last used 2015-04-18 19:21:38 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/?search=%s

a (Golden Egg)
Answers.com fact search
70221 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:11:47 - Last used 2015-04-18 07:45:28 - Description - http://www.answers.com/%s

neverending
Neverending :D
68981 uses - Created 2006-12-30 23:18:41 - Last used 2015-02-18 16:19:00 - 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.
64262 uses - Created 2005-06-06 03:08:33 - Last used 2015-04-18 07:50:27 - 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
63186 uses - Created 2005-10-09 20:40:46 - Last used 2015-04-18 03:31:47 - 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
60832 uses - Created 2005-06-21 09:24:02 - Last used 2015-04-18 14:25:15 - 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
58636 uses - Created 2005-06-21 19:29:59 - Last used 2015-04-18 13:50:22 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount=${amount}&From=${from}&To=${to}

iso
search isohunt.com for torrents syntax: iso "search term"
54946 uses - Created 2005-09-07 18:51:25 - Last used 2015-04-15 14:47:18 - Nominate - Description - http://isohunt.com/torrents.php?ihq=%s&ext=&op=and

gfr
Google.fr localised search
54629 uses - Created 2005-06-30 10:08:13 - Last used 2015-04-18 12:59:49 - 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
51740 uses - Created 2005-06-07 06:37:56 - Last used 2015-04-18 17:15:33 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/tr?args=%s

gn
Google News (copied from gnews)
51421 uses - Created 2005-06-21 15:31:44 - Last used 2015-04-18 09:10:16 - 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.
51299 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:08:53 - Last used 2015-04-07 23:09:00 - Description - http://technorati.com/search/%s?sub=yubnub

b
The new Microsoft search engine.
51005 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:19:58 - Last used 2015-04-18 14:44:27 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bing.com/search?q=%s

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
50774 uses - Created 2005-07-30 13:18:02 - Last used 2015-03-19 22:42:43 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thesimpsonsquotes.com/random.php?num=${number=1}

wikt
Wiktionary. I screwed the last one up. Eat me.
49695 uses - Created 2005-06-25 04:45:17 - Last used 2015-04-18 19:36:59 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

gat
Search google.at.
49380 uses - Created 2006-01-16 14:44:45 - Last used 2015-04-18 07:35:24 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.at/search?q=%s

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
49145 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:12:18 - Last used 2015-04-17 20:00:12 - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

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.
46268 uses - Created 2010-02-09 14:20:12 - Last used 2015-03-13 07:55:46 - 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]
45591 uses - Created 2006-08-17 05:11:43 - Last used 2015-02-08 08:20:04 - Nominate - Description - http://btjunkie.org/search?q=%s

amde
Amazon.DE Search example: amde Harry Potter
44121 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:16:53 - Last used 2015-04-18 14:09:30 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

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]
43952 uses - Created 2005-06-05 23:47:02 - Last used 2015-04-18 11:22:30 - Description - http://whois.domaintools.com/%s

go
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g YubNub Performs a Google search using the given keywords.
42806 uses - Created 2005-06-11 18:32:17 - Last used 2015-04-17 01:00:50 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

ddg
Use the "DuckDuckGo" Search Engine. To search DuckDuckGo for "Linux" just type: Example: ddg Linux
42526 uses - Created 2009-05-26 01:48:50 - Last used 2015-04-18 19:27:48 - Nominate - Description - http://duckduckgo.com/?q=%s

ud
Urban Dictionary
41026 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:40:09 - Last used 2015-04-18 19:35:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=%s

dic
Dictionary.com e.g. dic chair
40575 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:46:14 - Last used 2015-04-18 16:42:08 - 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.)
40556 uses - Created 2005-06-09 12:04:17 - Last used 2015-04-18 10:05:53 - Description - http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Search?search=%s

gr
Google Reader
40539 uses - Created 2005-06-14 01:24:05 - Last used 2015-04-11 05:17:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/reader/view{ifEmpty -value %s -then -else /#search/%s/}

gv

40529 uses - Created 2005-06-28 19:11:25 - Last used 2015-04-13 14:46:53 - Nominate - Description - http://video.google.com/videosearch?q=%s

w (Golden Egg)
Weather Channel's weather for the given ZIP code
39255 uses - Created 2005-06-20 20:55:27 - Last used 2015-04-18 15:06:15 - 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.
37909 uses - Created 2006-04-28 00:43:48 - Last used 2015-04-18 15:25:06 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.mx/search?hl=es&q=%s

amuk (Golden Egg)
UK localised Amazon search
37089 uses - Created 2005-06-13 21:35:18 - Last used 2015-04-18 08:29:32 - 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…
36507 uses - Created 2005-07-17 02:34:38 - Last used 2015-03-28 15:23:04 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/today?format=${format=Y-m-d}&offset=${offset=0}

maps

34691 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:17:18 - Last used 2015-04-18 18:54:11 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?q=%s

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