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".

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.
6654 uses - Created 2005-06-12 07:00:05 - Last used 2017-03-27 00:30:54 - Description - http://www.alexa.com/data/details/traffic_details?q=&url=%s

gtranslate (Golden Egg)
This command translates text using google translator. To use, type gtranslate -from language -to language -text texttobetranslated. For example, typing gtranslate -from en -to es -text lamp would translate the word "lamp" from english to spanish. Please note that you must use the first 2 letters of a language for it to work.
6632 uses - Created 2008-11-02 12:59:24 - Last used 2017-04-22 20:07:59 - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t#${from}|${to}|${text}

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…
6618 uses - Created 2006-05-02 07:19:29 - Last used 2016-07-05 22:47:24 - Description - http://armknecht.com/xoxotools/outlineconvert.php?data=%s&url=${url}&output=${as=xoxo}&classes=${classes}&simplify=${simplify}&urlfill=${urlfill}&callback=${callback}

amaz
Search Amazon.com. Usage: amaz item
6584 uses - Created 2006-03-14 15:06:08 - Last used 2017-04-25 11:28:58 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s

revs (Golden Egg)
reverse lookup of telephone number search: revs [number]
6581 uses - Created 2005-08-14 03:27:00 - Last used 2017-02-19 20:04:37 - Description - http://pg.wolfetech.com/pgsigma_java/pgsigma.cgi?DEVICE_ID=PG_SIGMA_TEST&SERVICE_CODE=1c&VAR0=%s

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/

sgr
Opens the secure (https) version of google reader.
6524 uses - Created 2006-10-31 11:47:19 - Last used 2016-05-26 06:20:39 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/reader

kcclp
Searches the "Personals" section of Kansas City Craigslist
6524 uses - Created 2009-11-11 16:57:32 - Last used 2017-04-24 12:23:17 - Nominate - Description - http://kansascity.craigslist.org/search/ppp?query=%s

tz
Searches www.torrentz.com Keywords: torrent, torrents, bittorent, p2p
6481 uses - Created 2005-06-07 19:12:07 - Last used 2017-03-07 23:35:27 - Nominate - Description - http://www.torrentz.com/search?q=%s

download
CNET's download.com
6442 uses - Created 2005-07-08 21:14:15 - Last used 2017-04-24 19:12:41 - Nominate - Description - http://www.download.com/3120-20_4-0.html?qt=%s&tg=dl-2001

hypem
searches the hype machine for mp3s. like hypep, but returns a webpage of found mp3s
6434 uses - Created 2007-03-18 22:56:15 - Last used 2017-02-25 11:14:10 - Nominate - Description - http://hypem.com/search/%s/1/

dictio
dict
6430 uses - Created 2006-07-21 18:04:40 - Last used 2017-04-24 12:30:15 - Nominate - Description - http://www.dict.cc/?s=%s

dn
demonoid.me search Example: dn "linux" ========== Old implementation: http://www.demonoid.com/torrents/?s=%s
6378 uses - Created 2005-06-17 17:37:54 - Last used 2017-03-22 08:53:00 - Nominate - Description - http://www.demonoid.me/files/?query=%s

lifehacker
Uses Google.com to search the Lifehacker website. Example: lifehacker reminders
6375 uses - Created 2007-01-31 03:29:06 - Last used 2017-04-18 20:32:18 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Alifehacker.com+%s

ytuser
Searches YouTube by username
6368 uses - Created 2007-01-16 19:14:14 - Last used 2017-04-25 20:17:24 - Nominate - Description - http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=%s

lucky
Search using Google's "I'm Feeling Lucky" feature. Instead of returning a list of matches for your search, it redirects you to the best match right away. Example: lucky Zhang Ziyi
6358 uses - Created 2005-07-31 16:14:36 - Last used 2017-03-16 23:48:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

m (Golden Egg)
Get showtimes for movies in your area. Usage: ymovies zipcode (eg. ymovies 95603)
6353 uses - Created 2005-06-10 01:12:42 - Last used 2017-03-04 13:45:28 - Description - http://movies.yahoo.com/showtimes/showtimes.html?z=%s&r=sim

wordref
Consults wordreference.
6319 uses - Created 2006-03-21 16:51:27 - Last used 2017-04-03 07:19:22 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wordreference.com/definition/%s

ugs
Ultimate guitar song
6302 uses - Created 2006-08-14 21:20:17 - Last used 2017-01-07 14:40:03 - Nominate - Description - http://ultimate-guitar.com/search.php?s=%s&w=songs

lj (Golden Egg)
Jump to a given LiveJournal user's journal. "lj <username>" "lj <username>/friends/" should also take you to the friends page in question.
6288 uses - Created 2005-06-06 21:37:08 - Last used 2016-09-02 16:32:14 - Description - http://www.livejournal.com/users/%s[no url encoding]

gvoice
Google Voice https://www.google.com/voice
6287 uses - Created 2009-03-13 15:42:30 - Last used 2017-04-25 15:12:41 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/voice

ggn
Search Google in "Browse by Name" mode (explanation at http://snurl.com/gbn). Acts like "I'm Feeling Lucky" if there is a clear match, otherwise goes to Google search. Example: ggn oxford university --> will take you to www.ox.ac.uk - the Oxford University homepage ggn digital cameras --> will take you to a Google search for "digital cameras"
6281 uses - Created 2006-04-11 05:15:35 - Last used 2017-04-26 18:34:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q=%s

cmd
Alias for cmdline
6273 uses - Created 2005-08-07 17:00:24 - Last used 2017-03-10 23:48:50 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=cmdline+%s

ytmt
Your Turn My Turn games website
6130 uses - Created 2010-07-07 19:06:46 - Last used 2016-12-30 19:35:20 - Nominate - Description - http://yourturnmyturn.com

ask
Ask Jeeves
6105 uses - Created 2005-06-16 20:36:01 - Last used 2017-04-24 14:28:36 - Nominate - Description - http://web.ask.com/web?q=%s&qsrc=0&o=0

rtm
Takes you to your Remember the Milk page (if you're logged in)
6093 uses - Created 2005-10-31 23:00:34 - Last used 2017-02-14 17:27:28 - Nominate - Description - http://www.rememberthemilk.com/

cl
CraigsList
6066 uses - Created 2005-06-10 18:00:11 - Last used 2017-03-23 10:00:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.craigslist.org/{eop search/sss?query=@%s@}

ucc (Golden Egg)
Universal Currency Converter Usage: ucc <amount> <fromCurrency> <toCurrency> Example: ucc 100 USD EUR Currency 3 letter abbreviations available here: http://www.xe.com/iso4217.htm Thanks to Adrienne for inspiring this with the xe command. The main difference is the xe command requires switches, e.g -amount -to -from, because {% n } was not available when it was created. Author: Sam Inverso
6042 uses - Created 2007-08-07 06:49:05 - Last used 2017-04-19 17:08:59 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount={% 1 %s}&From={% 2 %s}&To={% 3 %s}[no url encoding]

gadv (Golden Egg)
Advanced Google search: no more clicking on advanced options! To use Google’s Advanced Search filters (like the filetype, language, and publication date of the search results), just use the switches detailed below. Note: this was adapted from my Advanced Google Images search (maybe more specialized Google searches to follow). For a basic search (very similar if not exactly the same as using YubNub’s default Google search), type “gadv” and then the term(s) to be searched for. Example: ga…
6028 uses - Created 2006-01-23 16:08:58 - Last used 2017-04-23 10:24:09 - Description - http://www.google.com/search?as_q=%s&num=${number=30}&hl=en&as_epq=${exact}&as_oq=${atleast}&as_eq=${excluded}&lr=lang_${language}&as_filetype=${filetype}&as_qdr=${when}&as_occt=${where}&as_sitesearch=${site}&safe=${filtered}

ii
short ixquick
6009 uses - Created 2006-10-29 01:50:07 - Last used 2016-11-15 20:55:28 - Nominate - Description - http://us.ixquick.com/do/metasearch.pl?cat=web&cmd=process_search&language=english&ff=&query=%s

gib
Split view image and blog search
5999 uses - Created 2006-09-07 11:06:55 - Last used 2015-02-09 00:26:54 - Nominate - Description - splitv {url[no url encoding] gim %s} {url[no url encoding] gooblogs %s}

map (Golden Egg)
use Multimap for worldwide map searches - postcode, town name, etc. ========== Old implementation: http://www.multimap.com/map/places.cgi?quicksearch=%s&client=public&lang=&advanced=
5983 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:18:17 - Last used 2017-04-16 13:01:17 - Description - http://www.multimap.com/maps/?qs=%s&countryCode=GB

wwr
WordReference english to spanish traductor
5980 uses - Created 2009-04-26 13:13:01 - Last used 2016-11-09 10:31:31 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wordreference.com/es/translation.asp?tranword=%s

skreemr
SkreemR Search. Searches the self-proclaimed "World's Greatest Audio Search Site." Usage: skreemr (artist name, title, etc.) -l (number of results per page, 10 is default) -s (result number to begin at plus 1 {0, the default, displays the first result, etc.}) Examples: skreemr dethklok thunderhorse -l 100 -s 0
5979 uses - Created 2007-06-18 18:46:36 - Last used 2011-11-26 00:19:20 - Nominate - Description - http://skreemr.com/results.jsp?l=${l=10}&s=${s=0}&q=%s

ya
Search Yahoo!
5958 uses - Created 2005-06-23 03:04:50 - Last used 2017-01-22 12:08:54 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

#
Google.com's I'm Feeling Lucky command.
5935 uses - Created 2006-03-24 09:05:59 - Last used 2017-03-21 16:23:05 - Nominate - Description - http://google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

ccrd
Cook County Document Image Search. Pulls up the image based on the Document number and Date of Recording. Admittedly, this has a VERY limited appeal.
5899 uses - Created 2007-06-20 20:01:42 - Last used 2012-11-02 20:29:07 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ccrd.info/CCRD/controller?optflag=DocumentImageCommand&doc_num={% 1 %s}&record_date={% 2 %s}[no url encoding]

gimyim (Golden Egg)
Compare Google Images and Yahoo Images example: gimyim lantana b.a.
5865 uses - Created 2005-08-04 20:03:52 - Last used 2017-03-09 16:51:58 - Description - split http://images.google.com/images?q=%s http://images.search.yahoo.com/search/images?&p=%s

javascript
Runs the provided javascript code using javascriptwindow.com
5856 uses - Created 2006-07-27 21:32:27 - Last used 2017-04-07 18:16:52 - Nominate - Description - http://www.javascriptwindow.com?code=%s

luckyecho (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS luckyecho [keywords] EXAMPLE luckyecho beautiful descriptions results in: http://eemadges.com/ luckyecho command line for the web results in: http://www.yubnub.org/ Echoes the URL of the first result of googling your keywords. SIMILAR COMMANDS am> (luckyecho is actually a building block for this command) AUTHOR elzr.com Sean O'Hagan's scrape command, as always, was a pleasure to use. ---------- Old implementations: scrape -tokens class=l href=%22 %22 -dirs 0 1 0 -url {url g %s} scrape …
5833 uses - Created 2006-07-24 03:47:59 - Last used 2016-09-12 12:20:09 - Description - scrape -tokens href=%22/url?q= &amp;sa=u -dirs 0 0 -url {url g %s}

crmod
Looks up Oracle CRMoD by Opportunity ID
5829 uses - Created 2013-01-15 00:04:03 - Last used 2016-10-14 18:01:43 - Nominate - Description - https://secure-slsomxuna.crmondemand.com/OnDemand/user/OpportunityDetail?OpptyDetailForm.Id=%s

ol
Onelook.com search (Dictionary Index) command for any word.
5827 uses - Created 2005-06-16 16:38:06 - Last used 2017-04-23 11:23:02 - Nominate - Description - http://onelook.com/?w=%s

hoogle (Golden Egg)
The Haskell API Search Engine. Hoogle allows you to search by either name, or by approximate type signature. Example searches: hoogle map hoogle (a -> b) -> [a] -> [b] hoogle Ord a => [a] -> [a]
5813 uses - Created 2005-10-31 16:48:53 - Last used 2017-04-26 14:05:50 - Description - http://haskell.org/hoogle/?q=%s

usps
To retrieve tracking information for a United States Postal Service Tracking number Example: usps 1234 5678 9012 3456 7890 12 Example: usps 1234567890123456789012 ---------- Old implementation: http://trkcnfrm1.smi.usps.com/PTSInternetWeb/InterLabelInquiry.do?origTrackNum=%s
5803 uses - Created 2006-02-22 20:55:52 - Last used 2017-04-25 11:08:41 - Nominate - Description - https://tools.usps.com/go/TrackConfirmAction?qtc_tLabels1=%s

phone (Golden Egg)
WhitePages.com Residential Directory Assistance Search Find phone book listings by searching based on name, address, or phone number. Examples: phone (206) 802-2120 phone 206-802-2120 phone John Smith, Seattle, WA phone John Smith, 98107 phone 4802 Third, Seattle, WA phone 4802 Third, 98107
5799 uses - Created 2005-06-20 14:55:18 - Last used 2017-04-11 20:33:22 - Description - http://www.whitepages.com/search/SingleField?q=%s

ymail
open yahoo mail
5782 uses - Created 2005-07-11 11:38:02 - Last used 2017-04-25 13:18:56 - Nominate - Description - http://mail.yahoo.com/?.intl=us

kwiki
Does a search on KOL Visual Wiki.
5759 uses - Created 2006-05-04 07:10:55 - Last used 2016-09-27 04:24:07 - Nominate - Description - http://kol.coldfront.net/thekolwiki/index.php/Special:Search?search=%s&sourceid=Mozilla-search

warez-bb
Title only search for the DDL site warez-bb host to many links
5720 uses - Created 2007-12-28 09:36:49 - Last used 2016-07-26 11:13:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.warez-bb.org/search.php?search_keywords=%s&search_fields=titleonly&search_terms=all

gsgs
Search google Singapore. Search google.com.sg for pages from Singapore only.
5689 uses - Created 2006-02-03 14:58:31 - Last used 2014-12-08 06:05:42 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.sg/search?hl=en&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountrySG

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