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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.
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gmap
Google Maps
115765 uses - Created 2005-06-24 00:52:34 - Last used 2014-10-24 18:53:27 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?oi=map&q=%s

php (Golden Egg)
PHP function lookup.
110802 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:24:08 - Last used 2014-10-24 03:35:58 - Description - http://www.php.net/%s

google
Google search.
105767 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:53:30 - Last used 2014-10-24 12:27:54 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%s

amazon
search any product in amazon exaple: amazon camcorder
102025 uses - Created 2005-06-16 10:58:48 - Last used 2014-10-24 23:58:05 - 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
91148 uses - Created 2005-06-22 22:41:23 - Last used 2014-07-21 20:20:02 - 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.
86036 uses - Created 2005-06-06 01:20:52 - Last used 2014-10-24 12:52:38 - Description - http://search.yahoo.com/search?&p=%s

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}
82725 uses - Created 2005-06-22 23:30:00 - Last used 2014-10-23 10:33:13 - Description - https://mail.google.com/{eop mail/#search/@%s@ -else }

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
81182 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:01:21 - Last used 2014-10-24 11:51:36 - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&safe=off&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountryUK%7CcountryGB

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…
73821 uses - Created 2005-08-06 03:38:24 - Last used 2014-10-23 14:22:08 - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/ynframes.php?args=%s

%s

73650 uses - Created 2005-06-25 09:23:54 - Last used 2014-10-18 14:46:33 - 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>
73503 uses - Created 2005-08-12 00:58:20 - Last used 2014-06-18 23:19:09 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/strings/stringmanip.php?command=strlength&input=%s&xn_auth=no

a (Golden Egg)
Answers.com fact search
69971 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:11:47 - Last used 2014-10-24 23:53:09 - Description - http://www.answers.com/%s

neverending
Neverending :D
68944 uses - Created 2006-12-30 23:18:41 - Last used 2014-10-22 05:41:32 - Nominate - Description - http://yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=neverending+%s

wi
English WikiPedia search
68939 uses - Created 2005-06-30 19:42:30 - Last used 2014-10-24 18:05:17 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/?search=%s

ges
Buscar páginas en español en Google.es (Google.es search for pages in Spanish) Ejemplo/example: ges perico palotes
62407 uses - Created 2005-10-09 20:40:46 - Last used 2014-10-24 11:38:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.es/search?hl=es&lr=lang_es&q=%s

gs (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS gs [keywords] EXAMPLE gs pagerank brin Performs a Google Scholar search using the given keywords.
62076 uses - Created 2005-06-06 03:08:33 - Last used 2014-10-24 21:14:39 - Description - http://scholar.google.com/scholar?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
59899 uses - Created 2005-06-21 09:24:02 - Last used 2014-10-24 15:54:41 - 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
57871 uses - Created 2005-06-21 19:29:59 - Last used 2014-10-24 21:50:21 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount=${amount}&From=${from}&To=${to}

iso
search isohunt.com for torrents syntax: iso "search term"
54930 uses - Created 2005-09-07 18:51:25 - Last used 2014-10-19 03:06:44 - Nominate - Description - http://isohunt.com/torrents.php?ihq=%s&ext=&op=and

gfr
Google.fr localised search
52346 uses - Created 2005-06-30 10:08:13 - Last used 2014-10-24 10:07:22 - 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
51485 uses - Created 2005-06-07 06:37:56 - Last used 2014-10-23 22:10:16 - 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.
51280 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:08:53 - Last used 2014-10-24 16:25:26 - Description - http://technorati.com/search/%s?sub=yubnub

gn
Google News (copied from gnews)
51063 uses - Created 2005-06-21 15:31:44 - Last used 2014-10-24 14:10:38 - 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
50768 uses - Created 2005-07-30 13:18:02 - Last used 2014-10-22 15:30:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thesimpsonsquotes.com/random.php?num=${number=1}

reader

49269 uses - Created 2005-10-08 16:19:57 - Last used 2014-10-13 05:32:36 - Nominate - Description - http://theoldreader.com/

gnews (Golden Egg)
search google news in batches of 100 and sorted by date
48707 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:12:18 - Last used 2014-10-24 03:06:48 - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

wikt
Wiktionary. I screwed the last one up. Eat me.
48399 uses - Created 2005-06-25 04:45:17 - Last used 2014-10-25 00:37:49 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

b
The new Microsoft search engine.
48041 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:19:58 - Last used 2014-10-24 23:47:30 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bing.com/search?q=%s

gat
Search google.at.
47983 uses - Created 2006-01-16 14:44:45 - Last used 2014-10-24 13:45:52 - 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]
45588 uses - Created 2006-08-17 05:11:43 - Last used 2014-10-19 03:07:19 - 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]
43417 uses - Created 2005-06-05 23:47:02 - Last used 2014-10-24 16:01:48 - Description - http://whois.domaintools.com/%s

go
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g YubNub Performs a Google search using the given keywords.
42593 uses - Created 2005-06-11 18:32:17 - Last used 2014-10-24 19:09:26 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

amde
Amazon.DE Search example: amde Harry Potter
42568 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:16:53 - Last used 2014-10-24 14:15:16 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

gr
Google Reader
40530 uses - Created 2005-06-14 01:24:05 - Last used 2014-09-24 05:24:02 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/reader/view{ifEmpty -value %s -then -else /#search/%s/}

gv

40501 uses - Created 2005-06-28 19:11:25 - Last used 2014-10-13 14:03:22 - Nominate - Description - http://video.google.com/videosearch?q=%s

ud
Urban Dictionary
40221 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:40:09 - Last used 2014-10-24 11:48:01 - 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.)
39861 uses - Created 2005-06-09 12:04:17 - Last used 2014-10-24 16:47:57 - Description - http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Search?search=%s

dic
Dictionary.com e.g. dic chair
39719 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:46:14 - Last used 2014-10-24 14:30:31 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

w (Golden Egg)
Weather Channel's weather for the given ZIP code
38897 uses - Created 2005-06-20 20:55:27 - Last used 2014-10-24 18:25:54 - Description - http://www.weather.com/weather/local/%s

ddg
Use the "DuckDuckGo" Search Engine. To search DuckDuckGo for "Linux" just type: Example: ddg Linux
36978 uses - Created 2009-05-26 01:48:50 - Last used 2014-10-24 23:19:03 - Nominate - Description - http://duckduckgo.com/?q=%s

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…
36504 uses - Created 2006-01-21 22:33:14 - Last used 2013-05-26 04:34:23 - 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…
36498 uses - Created 2005-07-17 02:34:38 - Last used 2014-10-14 13:41:10 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/today?format=${format=Y-m-d}&offset=${offset=0}

amuk (Golden Egg)
UK localised Amazon search
36238 uses - Created 2005-06-13 21:35:18 - Last used 2014-10-24 05:41:08 - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s[use %20 for spaces]

gmx
SYNOPSIS gmx [keywords] EXAMPLE gmx inequidad gmx iniquidad Performs a Google.com.mx (Google's Mexico Domain) search using the given keywords.
36224 uses - Created 2006-04-28 00:43:48 - Last used 2014-10-24 17:21:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.mx/search?hl=es&q=%s

define (Golden Egg)
Get the English definition of a word
33902 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:31:25 - Last used 2014-10-24 07:29:26 - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

weather (Golden Egg)
Weather Channel's weather for the given ZIP code ---------- Old implementation: http://xhtml.weather.com/xhtml/cc/%s
33875 uses - Created 2005-06-10 13:34:49 - Last used 2014-10-23 06:42:12 - Description - http://weather.com/weather/local/%s

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