Type in a command, or "ls dictionary" to search all commands for "dictionary", etc.

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".

help
SYNOPSIS help command-name EXAMPLE help gim Displays helpful information about the given command. (help is an alias for man)
7812 uses - Created 2005-06-09 23:59:07 - Last used 2015-07-30 05:04:40 - Nominate - Description - http://yubnub.org/kernel/man?args=%s

paview (Golden Egg)
Shows the Penny-Arcade comic for a certain day. Enter the day in yyyy-mm-dd format.
7740 uses - Created 2005-06-20 22:40:41 - Last used 2015-06-28 14:55:56 - Description - http://www.penny-arcade.com/view.php?date=%s

convert (Golden Egg)
Convert FROM any unit TO any unit, usage: "convert 50 km to miles" does just what you expect.
7717 uses - Created 2005-07-19 20:22:19 - Last used 2015-07-27 12:43:09 - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

def (Golden Egg)
www.dictionary.com
7698 uses - Created 2005-06-06 04:21:07 - Last used 2015-07-27 12:22:58 - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

@
NAME @ - Go to the Twitter profile of the specified user. SYNOPSIS @ [TWITTER USERNAME] EXAMPLES @ singpolyma AUTHOR Stephen Paul Weber a.k.a. Singpolyma <http://singpolyma.net/>
7649 uses - Created 2007-11-06 20:14:19 - Last used 2015-07-30 10:22:04 - Nominate - Description - http://twitter.com/%s

marchives
Metal Archives Search Perform various kinds of searches on metal archives. Just put in text for a band search: marchives arch enemy Or use -t and a search type: marchives -t album -- reality marchives -t genre -- death metal Note the double dash seperating the search type from the search text! This is important! The available search types are: band - Band name genre - Music genre lyrics - Lyrical themes album - Album title song - Song title label - Label lineup - Lineup user - User profile trad…
7622 uses - Created 2005-11-26 21:16:10 - Last used 2015-07-01 08:50:11 - Nominate - Description - http://www.metal-archives.com/search.php?type=${t=band}&string=${-}%s

jquery
Go to the jquery website. jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is designed to change the way that you write JavaScript. Examples: jquery jquery bind
7618 uses - Created 2008-10-16 08:59:22 - Last used 2015-07-27 02:53:27 - Nominate - Description - {eop http://api.jquery.com/@%s@/ -else http://jquery.com/}

filestube
Searches filestube.com for the term you enter and optionally the the file type. To chose a file type, just add -type then avi, mp3, mpeg, mpg, rar, wma, wmv, and zip.
7608 uses - Created 2008-02-13 09:22:49 - Last used 2015-02-01 12:47:04 - Nominate - Description - http://www.filestube.com/search.html?q=%s&select=${type=All}&Submit=Search

fa
Jump to the FurAffinity home page.
7600 uses - Created 2005-06-22 16:40:47 - Last used 2015-07-27 01:42:15 - Nominate - Description - http://www.furaffinity.net

st
Scrapetorrent is a torrent site that searches all the major public torrent sites.
7570 uses - Created 2007-05-28 18:47:57 - Last used 2015-07-23 10:48:16 - Nominate - Description - http://scrapetorrent.com/Search/searchplugin.php?search=%s

digg (Golden Egg)
Digg - cool site about tech news ---------- Old implementation: http://www.digg.com/search?search=%s&submit=Search&area=promoted&type=both&age=all
7568 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:29:03 - Last used 2015-07-05 14:45:32 - Description - http://digg.com/search?s=%s

gukuk
Google UK search: UK Specific Type in the search term and Google will return pages from the UK.
7533 uses - Created 2006-03-16 17:47:31 - Last used 2013-01-18 14:14:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&safe=off&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountryUK%7CcountryGB

rym
search artist in rateyourmusic.com
7505 uses - Created 2006-05-05 08:16:12 - Last used 2015-07-30 03:36:58 - Nominate - Description - http://rateyourmusic.com/search?searchterm=%s

change (Golden Egg)
NAME change - encode and decode text using a number of different methods Note: The code isn't mine, I've only changed the Post method to Get and added the simple mode for use it inside other commands You can find the original code here: SNEAK: Snarkles.Net Encryption Assortment Kit v 1.27 http://snarkles.net/ SYNOPSIS change TEXT -method METHOD [-simple YES] Mandatory arguments: TEXT the string you want to convert -method METHOD the conversion method. Can be one of these: asc2bin - for ASCII to…
7493 uses - Created 2006-01-30 21:17:25 - Last used 2015-06-17 02:30:21 - Description - http://www.saraswaticlasses.net/yubnub/convert.php?text=%s&cryptmethod=${method}&submit=OK&simple=${simple=no}

ups
Track UPS packages. Exampe: ups [tracking number]
7434 uses - Created 2005-06-16 15:26:25 - Last used 2015-07-24 06:17:06 - Nominate - Description - http://wwwapps.ups.com/WebTracking/processInputRequest?sort_by=status&tracknums_displayed=1&TypeOfInquiryNumber=T&loc=en_US&InquiryNumber1=%s&track.x=0&track.y=0

amazonde
alias for amde
7425 uses - Created 2005-11-05 23:30:12 - Last used 2015-07-29 09:26:35 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

hulu
Hulu.com Search. Hulu.com features many episodes of popular (and not-so-popular) new and classic television shows. To search for a particular show, actress, keyword, etc. Example: hulu nip/tuck
7387 uses - Created 2008-05-09 09:02:08 - Last used 2015-07-28 07:09:36 - Nominate - Description - http://www.hulu.com/videos/search?query=%s

yu
Runs a YubNub command. Useful for maintaining a consistent interface across different YubNub environments e.g. Firefox Search bar, SlickRun, YubNub itself, etc. Example: yu gim porsche
7357 uses - Created 2006-08-25 17:25:54 - Last used 2015-07-22 14:32:06 - Nominate - Description - http://yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=%s

beo
Searches Beolingus, an English to German and German to English dictionary.
7327 uses - Created 2006-10-13 15:54:35 - Last used 2015-07-29 03:32:59 - Nominate - Description - http://dict.tu-chemnitz.de/dings.cgi?lang=en&service=&opterrors=0&optpro=0&query=%s&comment=

drupal
Performs a search of Drupal.org using Google, because Drupal's search engine sucks.
7273 uses - Created 2006-01-07 00:00:25 - Last used 2015-07-06 01:28:50 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?as_q=%s&num=10&hl=en&c2coff=1&btnG=Google+Search&as_epq=&as_oq=&as_eq=&lr=&as_ft=i&as_filetype=&as_qdr=all&as_occt=any&as_dt=i&as_sitesearch=drupal.org&as_rights=&safe=off

zsp
search with startpage.com, the worlds most private search engine
7266 uses - Created 2012-04-14 17:21:09 - Last used 2015-07-27 22:39:04 - Nominate - Description - https://startpage.com/do/search?q=%s

multi (Golden Egg)
Allows you to invoke a command up to 10 times Examples: multi gim porsche ferrari lamborghini bmw multi am thoreau dickens austen multi random 49 49 49 49 49 49 multi gmaps seattle vancouver los-angeles san-francisco
7260 uses - Created 2006-01-28 05:55:56 - Last used 2013-05-13 10:31:36 - Description - split {url[no url encoding] {% 1 %s} {% 2 %s}} {url[no url encoding] {% 1 %s} {% 3 %s}} {ifthen -value1 0 -value2 {strlength {% 4 %s}} -test EQUAL -then -else {url[no url encoding] {% 1 %s} {% 4 %s}} } {ifthen -value1 0 -value2 {strlength {% 5 %s}} -test EQUAL -then -else {url[no url encoding] {% 1 %s} {% 5 %s}} }[no url encoding]

Test
Bandwidth speed test
7227 uses - Created 2006-06-16 02:52:58 - Last used 2015-07-29 01:49:51 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bandwidthplace.com/speedtest/

amazonuk
Search any product in Amazon UK, for example: amazonuk Bill Bryson
7189 uses - Created 2006-01-22 22:49:03 - Last used 2015-07-26 15:01:35 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/search-handle-url/ref=pd_kk_sr_1/002-3099881-7244046?index=blended&field-keywords=%s[use %20 for spaces]

gfi
Google Finance Search. To search for stock quotes for Google simply give the ticker/stock symbol of Google Example: gfi goog
7184 uses - Created 2006-03-21 06:31:23 - Last used 2015-06-16 12:52:12 - Nominate - Description - http://finance.google.com/finance?q=%s

gjp
Google.co.jp
7164 uses - Created 2005-06-24 04:39:52 - Last used 2015-07-27 23:54:29 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.co.jp/search?q=%s

ASCII (Golden Egg)
This command will display any text you type as ASCII art in all the avaliable fonts. (From the site http://www.network-science.de/ascii/) Example: ASCII ascii Produces a page including the following lines. _______ _______ _______ _____ _____ |_____| |______ | | | | | ______| |_____ __|__ __|__
7113 uses - Created 2005-06-15 19:10:53 - Last used 2015-07-22 12:13:17 - Description - http://www.network-science.de/ascii/ascii.php?TEXT=%s&x=8&y=7&FONT=_all+fonts+with+your+text_&RICH=no&FORM=left&STRE=no

gx (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS gx [keywords] EXAMPLE gx diakonos mined editor Google exact search. Places a + in front of each search term to force Google not to use synonyms. SEE ALSO "Search exactly as is (+)" http://www.google.com/support/websearch/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=136861
7069 uses - Created 2009-05-24 04:05:11 - Last used 2015-07-24 22:34:33 - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%2B{strReplace -find + -replace +%2B -string %s}

fbk
facebook search for keyword or shortcut to facebook main page (if no keyword given) searches Names, Profiles, Groups, Events in All Networks for keyword Examples: fbk john doe alaska (goes to http://www.facebook.com/s.php?q=john+doe+alaska) fbk (goes to http://www.facebook.com)
7048 uses - Created 2006-03-22 19:21:59 - Last used 2015-02-01 12:34:23 - Nominate - Description - http://www.facebook.com{ifThen -value1 %s -value2 -test NOTEQUAL -then /s.php?q=%s}

xkcd
A webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.
7036 uses - Created 2007-03-06 05:43:53 - Last used 2015-07-29 20:49:10 - Nominate - Description - http://www.xkcd.com

wpf (Golden Egg)
French Wikipedia search
6999 uses - Created 2005-06-13 19:13:28 - Last used 2015-07-30 11:55:22 - Description - http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/?search=%s

dss
del.icio.us user + tag. use this to get bookmarks for a specific user. dss username tag Example: dss racter php separate multiple tags with a '+' Example: dss racter php+programming+rss
6929 uses - Created 2005-08-20 21:18:45 - Last used 2015-04-13 01:35:50 - Nominate - Description - http://del.icio.us/%s[use / for spaces]

bible (Golden Egg)
Enter the Bible passage (e.g. John 3:16), keyword (e.g. Jesus, prophet, etc.) or topic (e.g. salvation) you want to find.
6888 uses - Created 2005-06-07 20:16:55 - Last used 2015-07-27 17:34:30 - Description - http://www.biblegateway.com/quicksearch/?quicksearch=%s

ytube
Preforms a search in youtube
6883 uses - Created 2006-08-05 13:42:05 - Last used 2015-07-29 09:17:51 - Nominate - Description - http://youtube.com/results?search_type=search_videos&search_sort=relevance&search_query=%s&search=Search

gimage
Google image search
6880 uses - Created 2005-06-24 23:31:38 - Last used 2015-07-30 04:49:44 - Nominate - Description - http://images.google.com/images?q=%s&hl=en

hotmail
Hotmail
6806 uses - Created 2005-06-11 02:21:21 - Last used 2015-07-10 12:11:24 - Nominate - Description - http://www.hotmail.com

v3
Searches v3.newzbin.com posts
6777 uses - Created 2007-04-26 00:28:41 - Last used 2014-10-02 01:10:54 - Nominate - Description - http://v3.newzbin2.es/search/query/?fpn=p&q=%s&searchaction=Go

mc
Search all sections of Metacritic (metacritic.com)
6773 uses - Created 2005-06-10 18:30:45 - Last used 2015-07-30 07:13:51 - Nominate - Description - http://www.metacritic.com/search/all/%s/results

cnn
Search cnn.com
6660 uses - Created 2005-06-17 16:03:01 - Last used 2015-07-28 11:16:34 - Nominate - Description - http://search.cnn.com/pages/search.jsp?query=%s

gtrans
It translates a single phrase using google translator. just type "gtrans tu as de beaux yeux tu sais" to see how it works. By default this command translate from french to english. There is an advanced syntax : you can use three switches : -from is the source language (fr by default) -to is the target language (en by default) -what is the text to be translated note: not all combination are supported by google (try "gtrans -from es -to fr -what mi coche es barato" for instance) see http://www.er…
6655 uses - Created 2007-01-07 11:22:47 - Last used 2015-07-29 22:57:06 - Nominate - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t?text=%s${what}&hl=en&langpair=${from=fr}|${to=en}

alexa (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS alexa [url EXAMPLE alexa http://yubnub.org Alexa traffic rankings. Displays a graph and other statistics about the traffic to the given website.
6638 uses - Created 2005-06-12 07:00:05 - Last used 2015-07-03 02:07:54 - Description - http://www.alexa.com/data/details/traffic_details?q=&url=%s

oconv (Golden Egg)
NAME oconv - Convert outline data from one format to another SYNOPSIS oconv [OUTLINE DATA] -url [URL TO OUTLINE DATA] -as [FORMAT] -classes [CLASSES] -simplify [SIMPLIFY?] -urlfill [URLFILL?] -callback [CALLBACK] EXAMPLES oconv {explode 1,2,3,4 -as xoxo} -as opml convert the XOXO-style array 1,2,3,4 to OPML oconv -url http://bloglines.com/export?id=singpolyma -as xoxo convert bloglines OPML to XOXO oconv -url http://bloglines.com/export?id=singpolyma -as json [-callback x] convert bloglines OPM…
6615 uses - Created 2006-05-02 07:19:29 - Last used 2015-01-16 13:50:08 - Description - http://armknecht.com/xoxotools/outlineconvert.php?data=%s&url=${url}&output=${as=xoxo}&classes=${classes}&simplify=${simplify}&urlfill=${urlfill}&callback=${callback}

wow

6603 uses - Created 2005-06-10 04:48:49 - Last used 2015-07-27 23:57:26 - Nominate - Description - http://worldofwarcraft.com

bsfire
Takes you to the Chicago Fire forum on BigSoccer. ---------- Old implementation: http://www.bigsoccer.com/fire
6572 uses - Created 2006-07-03 06:22:26 - Last used 2014-07-21 11:57:27 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bigsoccer.com/community/forums/chicago-fire.21/

arch (Golden Egg)
Archive WayBack - Check out sites from wayback when Example: arch http://www.ing.be/
6564 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:38:06 - Last used 2015-07-30 09:51:17 - Description - http://web.archive.org/web/*/%s[no url encoding]

sgr
Opens the secure (https) version of google reader.
6521 uses - Created 2006-10-31 11:47:19 - Last used 2013-03-12 13:06:49 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/reader

revs (Golden Egg)
reverse lookup of telephone number search: revs [number]
6519 uses - Created 2005-08-14 03:27:00 - Last used 2015-07-23 08:07:15 - Description - http://pg.wolfetech.com/pgsigma_java/pgsigma.cgi?DEVICE_ID=PG_SIGMA_TEST&SERVICE_CODE=1c&VAR0=%s

reddit
Reddit Search Usage example: reddit yubnub Author: Kai (www.feverishmind.com)
6458 uses - Created 2006-01-31 02:39:19 - Last used 2015-07-29 07:01:24 - Nominate - Description - http://reddit.com/search?q=%s

fren
WordReference French to English
6438 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:31:08 - Last used 2015-07-30 01:43:29 - Nominate - Description - http://fr.wordreference.com/fr/en/translation.asp?fren=%s

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