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".

fren
WordReference French to English
6839 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:31:08 - Last used 2018-01-16 23:34:22 - Nominate - Description - http://fr.wordreference.com/fr/en/translation.asp?fren=%s

v3
Searches v3.newzbin.com posts
6781 uses - Created 2007-04-26 00:28:41 - Last used 2017-01-19 02:26:50 - Nominate - Description - http://v3.newzbin2.es/search/query/?fpn=p&q=%s&searchaction=Go

wow

6691 uses - Created 2005-06-10 04:48:49 - Last used 2017-12-04 07:58:04 - Nominate - Description - http://worldofwarcraft.com

kcclp
Searches the "Personals" section of Kansas City Craigslist
6682 uses - Created 2009-11-11 16:57:32 - Last used 2018-01-10 12:15:08 - Nominate - Description - http://kansascity.craigslist.org/search/ppp?query=%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.
6678 uses - Created 2008-11-02 12:59:24 - Last used 2018-01-10 01:16:29 - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t#${from}|${to}|${text}

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"
6672 uses - Created 2006-04-11 05:15:35 - Last used 2018-01-17 10:53:02 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q=%s

amaz
Search Amazon.com. Usage: amaz item
6670 uses - Created 2006-03-14 15:06:08 - Last used 2018-01-16 12:38:19 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s

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.
6668 uses - Created 2005-06-12 07:00:05 - Last used 2018-01-18 06:47:03 - 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…
6619 uses - Created 2006-05-02 07:19:29 - Last used 2017-11-14 12:10:03 - Description - http://armknecht.com/xoxotools/outlineconvert.php?data=%s&url=${url}&output=${as=xoxo}&classes=${classes}&simplify=${simplify}&urlfill=${urlfill}&callback=${callback}

revs (Golden Egg)
reverse lookup of telephone number search: revs [number]
6594 uses - Created 2005-08-14 03:27:00 - Last used 2017-09-30 14:42:32 - Description - http://pg.wolfetech.com/pgsigma_java/pgsigma.cgi?DEVICE_ID=PG_SIGMA_TEST&SERVICE_CODE=1c&VAR0=%s

dictio
dict
6583 uses - Created 2006-07-21 18:04:40 - Last used 2018-01-17 05:46:13 - Nominate - Description - http://www.dict.cc/?s=%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/

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…
6553 uses - Created 2006-01-23 16:08:58 - Last used 2018-01-17 00:32:06 - 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}

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

gup
SYNOPSIS gup [keywords] EXAMPLE gup YubNub Performs a Google search (UnPersonalized) using the given keywords.
6489 uses - Created 2009-02-11 02:51:46 - Last used 2018-01-18 04:19:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&pws=0

tz
Searches www.torrentz.com Keywords: torrent, torrents, bittorent, p2p
6482 uses - Created 2005-06-07 19:12:07 - Last used 2017-08-19 01:23:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.torrentz.com/search?q=%s

download
CNET's download.com
6479 uses - Created 2005-07-08 21:14:15 - Last used 2018-01-17 06:02:07 - 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
6440 uses - Created 2007-03-18 22:56:15 - Last used 2017-12-01 19:28:22 - Nominate - Description - http://hypem.com/search/%s/1/

dn
demonoid.me search Example: dn "linux" ========== Old implementation: http://www.demonoid.com/torrents/?s=%s
6384 uses - Created 2005-06-17 17:37:54 - Last used 2017-12-26 01:53:59 - Nominate - Description - http://www.demonoid.me/files/?query=%s

m (Golden Egg)
Get showtimes for movies in your area. Usage: ymovies zipcode (eg. ymovies 95603)
6381 uses - Created 2005-06-10 01:12:42 - Last used 2018-01-11 21:26:33 - Description - http://movies.yahoo.com/showtimes/showtimes.html?z=%s&r=sim

lifehacker
Uses Google.com to search the Lifehacker website. Example: lifehacker reminders
6379 uses - Created 2007-01-31 03:29:06 - Last used 2017-08-04 00:52:54 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Alifehacker.com+%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
6361 uses - Created 2005-07-31 16:14:36 - Last used 2018-01-14 10:31:59 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

wordref
Consults wordreference.
6326 uses - Created 2006-03-21 16:51:27 - Last used 2018-01-15 12:52:41 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wordreference.com/definition/%s

gvoice
Google Voice https://www.google.com/voice
6314 uses - Created 2009-03-13 15:42:30 - Last used 2018-01-11 12:53:53 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/voice

cmd
Alias for cmdline
6305 uses - Created 2005-08-07 17:00:24 - Last used 2017-12-31 14:19:20 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=cmdline+%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.
6290 uses - Created 2005-06-06 21:37:08 - Last used 2017-12-20 13:42:42 - Description - http://www.livejournal.com/users/%s[no url encoding]

leosp
This command searches for the given word in the Leo German-Spanish Dictionary.
6264 uses - Created 2006-06-15 06:54:24 - Last used 2018-01-17 12:54:20 - Nominate - Description - http://dict.leo.org/esde?search=%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
6113 uses - Created 2005-06-16 20:36:01 - Last used 2017-12-17 13:06:11 - 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
6086 uses - Created 2005-06-10 18:00:11 - Last used 2018-01-06 11:12:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.craigslist.org/{eop search/sss?query=@%s@}

ppa
Search user-contributed software packages published in any Ubuntu PPA. Personal Package Archives (PPA) allow you to upload Ubuntu source packages to be built and published as an apt repository by Launchpad. You can find out more about PPAs and how to use them in our quick-start guide.
6074 uses - Created 2008-08-14 14:24:46 - Last used 2017-12-15 16:12:12 - Nominate - Description - https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+ppas?name_filter=%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
6055 uses - Created 2007-08-07 06:49:05 - Last used 2018-01-03 13:03:48 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount={% 1 %s}&From={% 2 %s}&To={% 3 %s}[no url encoding]

mendic

6053 uses - Created 2016-05-28 03:32:28 - Last used 2018-01-16 01:16:10 - Nominate - Description - http://m.endic.naver.com/search.nhn?query=%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=
6050 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:18:17 - Last used 2018-01-16 07:54:47 - Description - http://www.multimap.com/maps/?qs=%s&countryCode=GB

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
6014 uses - Created 2006-02-22 20:55:52 - Last used 2018-01-18 07:24:03 - Nominate - Description - https://tools.usps.com/go/TrackConfirmAction?qtc_tLabels1=%s

ii
short ixquick
6011 uses - Created 2006-10-29 01:50:07 - Last used 2017-11-24 10:35:48 - 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
6000 uses - Created 2006-09-07 11:06:55 - Last used 2018-01-11 12:06:17 - Nominate - Description - splitv {url[no url encoding] gim %s} {url[no url encoding] gooblogs %s}

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!
5960 uses - Created 2005-06-23 03:04:50 - Last used 2018-01-09 18:09:05 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

#
Google.com's I'm Feeling Lucky command.
5938 uses - Created 2006-03-24 09:05:59 - Last used 2017-06-30 09:12:43 - Nominate - Description - http://google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

pbs
Search for torrents using pirate bay.
5928 uses - Created 2006-01-17 14:22:35 - Last used 2018-01-17 18:39:09 - Nominate - Description - http://thepiratebay.org/search/%s/0/7/0[use %20 for spaces]

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]

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]
5886 uses - Created 2005-10-31 16:48:53 - Last used 2018-01-15 09:06:26 - Description - http://haskell.org/hoogle/?q=%s

javascript
Runs the provided javascript code using javascriptwindow.com
5886 uses - Created 2006-07-27 21:32:27 - Last used 2018-01-07 11:54:17 - Nominate - Description - http://www.javascriptwindow.com?code=%s

ymail
open yahoo mail
5885 uses - Created 2005-07-11 11:38:02 - Last used 2018-01-18 06:23:44 - Nominate - Description - http://mail.yahoo.com/?.intl=us

gimyim (Golden Egg)
Compare Google Images and Yahoo Images example: gimyim lantana b.a.
5868 uses - Created 2005-08-04 20:03:52 - Last used 2017-08-26 05:06:45 - Description - split http://images.google.com/images?q=%s http://images.search.yahoo.com/search/images?&p=%s

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