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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".

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.
6379 uses - Created 2008-11-02 12:59:24 - Last used 2015-08-04 11:03:49 - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t#${from}|${to}|${text}

dn
demonoid.me search Example: dn "linux" ========== Old implementation: http://www.demonoid.com/torrents/?s=%s
6357 uses - Created 2005-06-17 17:37:54 - Last used 2015-07-23 10:47:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.demonoid.me/files/?query=%s

download
CNET's download.com
6345 uses - Created 2005-07-08 21:14:15 - Last used 2015-08-01 11:10:57 - Nominate - Description - http://www.download.com/3120-20_4-0.html?qt=%s&tg=dl-2001

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
6336 uses - Created 2005-07-31 16:14:36 - Last used 2015-07-03 14:41:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

lifehacker
Uses Google.com to search the Lifehacker website. Example: lifehacker reminders
6320 uses - Created 2007-01-31 03:29:06 - Last used 2015-08-02 23:59:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=site%3Alifehacker.com+%s

ugs
Ultimate guitar song
6289 uses - Created 2006-08-14 21:20:17 - Last used 2015-08-02 08:38:21 - 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.
6283 uses - Created 2005-06-06 21:37:08 - Last used 2014-11-15 13:10:29 - Description - http://www.livejournal.com/users/%s[no url encoding]

m (Golden Egg)
Get showtimes for movies in your area. Usage: ymovies zipcode (eg. ymovies 95603)
6260 uses - Created 2005-06-10 01:12:42 - Last used 2015-08-04 12:31:19 - Description - http://movies.yahoo.com/showtimes/showtimes.html?z=%s&r=sim

cmd
Alias for cmdline
6223 uses - Created 2005-08-07 17:00:24 - Last used 2015-07-30 16:40:14 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=cmdline+%s

amaz
Search Amazon.com. Usage: amaz item
6195 uses - Created 2006-03-14 15:06:08 - Last used 2015-08-02 14:57:20 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s

wolfram
Search Wolfram|Alpha.
6184 uses - Created 2009-05-16 11:08:53 - Last used 2015-08-01 18:42:03 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=%s

tz
Searches www.torrentz.com Keywords: torrent, torrents, bittorent, p2p
6169 uses - Created 2005-06-07 19:12:07 - Last used 2015-08-02 15:21:53 - Nominate - Description - http://www.torrentz.com/search?q=%s

gvoice
Google Voice https://www.google.com/voice
6148 uses - Created 2009-03-13 15:42:30 - Last used 2015-08-04 13:26:26 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/voice

ytmt
Your Turn My Turn games website
6128 uses - Created 2010-07-07 19:06:46 - Last used 2015-01-23 11:25:14 - Nominate - Description - http://yourturnmyturn.com

kcclp
Searches the "Personals" section of Kansas City Craigslist
6119 uses - Created 2009-11-11 16:57:32 - Last used 2015-08-04 15:22:44 - Nominate - Description - http://kansascity.craigslist.org/search/ppp?query=%s

rtm
Takes you to your Remember the Milk page (if you're logged in)
6091 uses - Created 2005-10-31 23:00:34 - Last used 2014-12-20 12:58:22 - Nominate - Description - http://www.rememberthemilk.com/

ask
Ask Jeeves
6088 uses - Created 2005-06-16 20:36:01 - Last used 2015-07-10 00:04:34 - Nominate - Description - http://web.ask.com/web?q=%s&qsrc=0&o=0

wordref
Consults wordreference.
6078 uses - Created 2006-03-21 16:51:27 - Last used 2015-08-05 03:18:46 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wordreference.com/definition/%s

cl
CraigsList
6015 uses - Created 2005-06-10 18:00:11 - Last used 2015-07-30 15:54:44 - Nominate - Description - http://www.craigslist.org/{eop search/sss?query=@%s@}

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…
6007 uses - Created 2006-01-23 16:08:58 - Last used 2014-07-30 11:58:24 - 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}

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}

ii
short ixquick
5988 uses - Created 2006-10-29 01:50:07 - Last used 2015-07-13 00:58:15 - Nominate - Description - http://us.ixquick.com/do/metasearch.pl?cat=web&cmd=process_search&language=english&ff=&query=%s

dictio
dict
5985 uses - Created 2006-07-21 18:04:40 - Last used 2015-08-01 12:11:31 - Nominate - Description - http://www.dict.cc/?s=%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
5982 uses - Created 2007-08-07 06:49:05 - Last used 2015-07-24 02:26:19 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount={% 1 %s}&From={% 2 %s}&To={% 3 %s}[no url encoding]

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

wwr
WordReference english to spanish traductor
5963 uses - Created 2009-04-26 13:13:01 - Last used 2014-10-08 13:51:31 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wordreference.com/es/translation.asp?tranword=%s

ya
Search Yahoo!
5949 uses - Created 2005-06-23 03:04:50 - Last used 2015-06-27 18:47:24 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

#
Google.com's I'm Feeling Lucky command.
5901 uses - Created 2006-03-24 09:05:59 - Last used 2015-07-24 16:15:55 - 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]

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=
5847 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:18:17 - Last used 2015-08-04 03:33:17 - Description - http://www.multimap.com/maps/?qs=%s&countryCode=GB

gimyim (Golden Egg)
Compare Google Images and Yahoo Images example: gimyim lantana b.a.
5843 uses - Created 2005-08-04 20:03:52 - Last used 2015-06-29 12:40:06 - Description - split http://images.google.com/images?q=%s http://images.search.yahoo.com/search/images?&p=%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 …
5829 uses - Created 2006-07-24 03:47:59 - Last used 2014-02-25 21:23:45 - 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
5774 uses - Created 2013-01-15 00:04:03 - Last used 2015-07-30 20:10:07 - Nominate - Description - https://secure-slsomxuna.crmondemand.com/OnDemand/user/OpportunityDetail?OpptyDetailForm.Id=%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
5759 uses - Created 2005-06-20 14:55:18 - Last used 2015-07-23 08:07:49 - Description - http://www.whitepages.com/search/SingleField?q=%s

kwiki
Does a search on KOL Visual Wiki.
5757 uses - Created 2006-05-04 07:10:55 - Last used 2015-01-02 09:29:25 - Nominate - Description - http://kol.coldfront.net/thekolwiki/index.php/Special:Search?search=%s&sourceid=Mozilla-search

ol
Onelook.com search (Dictionary Index) command for any word.
5732 uses - Created 2005-06-16 16:38:06 - Last used 2015-08-05 00:28:43 - 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]
5723 uses - Created 2005-10-31 16:48:53 - Last used 2015-07-18 09:45:21 - Description - http://haskell.org/hoogle/?q=%s

javascript
Runs the provided javascript code using javascriptwindow.com
5722 uses - Created 2006-07-27 21:32:27 - Last used 2015-07-09 10:32:33 - Nominate - Description - http://www.javascriptwindow.com?code=%s

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

warez-bb
Title only search for the DDL site warez-bb host to many links
5672 uses - Created 2007-12-28 09:36:49 - Last used 2015-08-04 23:35:29 - Nominate - Description - http://www.warez-bb.org/search.php?search_keywords=%s&search_fields=titleonly&search_terms=all

nciku
nciku search. nciku (www.nciku.com) is an online dictionary with English and Chinese for language learners. To search for a word, just type it. Example: nciku Chinese You can also use it to search for words in Chinese: Example: nciku 中文
5670 uses - Created 2009-01-03 10:26:02 - Last used 2015-08-03 17:12:39 - Nominate - Description - http://www.nciku.com/search/all/%s

if (Golden Egg)
NAME if - compare two values and return a value based on the result. SYNOPSIS if <value1> [-lt|gt|le|ge|eq|ne <value2>] [-then <result1>] [-else <result2>] [-follow True|False] EXAMPLES if 1 -lt 2 -then yes -else no (returns "yes" since "1" is less than "2") if -eq ${var} -then yes -else no (returns "yes" if var is empty, "no" otherwise) if True -then yes -else no (returns "yes") if False -then yes -else no (returns "no") if abc -eq bcd -then http://google.com -else http://yahoo.com -follow Tru…
5662 uses - Created 2005-06-11 00:42:34 - Last used 2013-05-21 14:16:36 - Description - ifthen -value1 ${lt}${gt}${le}${ge}${eq}${ne} -value2 -test EQUAL -then {ifthen -value1 %s -value2 False -test EQUAL -then ${else} -else {ifthen -value1 %s -value2 No -test EQUAL -then ${else} -else {ifthen -value1 %s -value2 0 -test EQUAL -then ${else} -else {ifthen -value1 %s -value2 -test EQUAL -then ${else} -else ${then} -redirect ${follow}} -redirect ${follow}} -redirect ${follow}} -redirect ${follow}} -else {ifthen -value1 %s -value2 ${lt}${gt}${le}${ge}${eq}${ne} -test {ifthen -value1 -value2 ${eq} -test EQUAL -then {ifthen -value1 -value2 ${gt} -test EQUAL -then {ifthen -value1 -value2 ${lt} -test EQUAL -then {ifthen -value1 -value2 ${ge} -test EQUAL -then {ifthen -value1 -value2 ${le} -test EQUAL -then NOTEQUAL -else LESSEQUAL} -else GREATEREQUAL} -else LESS} -else GREATER} -else EQUAL} -then ${then} -else ${else} -redirect ${follow}}

en2fr
Dictionary translation for English words into français. Includes several examples.
5653 uses - Created 2005-10-01 04:44:47 - Last used 2015-05-05 09:07:38 - Nominate - Description - http://fr.wordreference.com/fr/translation.asp?enfr=%s

runphp (Golden Egg)
NAME runphp - DO NOT ABUSE! SYNOPSIS runphp [PHP CODE] EXAMPLES runphp <?php echo 'man ls'; ?> Runs most PHP code and returns the result. Part of an ongoing project to give YubNub a decent scripting interface besides the raw command line. NOTES There IS security on this, but abuse will force me to remove it. Anyone with ideas on improving security please send them to anything >at^ singpolyma.net AUTHOR Stephen Paul Weber a.k.a. Singpolyma http://singpolyma.net/
5650 uses - Created 2007-03-27 04:34:47 - Last used 2015-06-12 16:32:48 - Description - http://sandbox.singpolyma.net/php/?php=%s

fl (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS fl [tag] EXAMPLE fl lake Retrieves photographs from Flickr tagged with the given tag. The example above shows you photos that people have tagged with "lake". Flickr is a popular online photo-sharing application.
5646 uses - Created 2005-06-06 00:26:03 - Last used 2015-08-05 02:14:33 - Description - http://flickr.com/photos/tags/%s

kat
KickAssTorrents search ---------- Old implementation: http://kat.ph/usearch/%s/
5600 uses - Created 2012-07-02 01:55:43 - Last used 2015-08-04 21:39:42 - Nominate - Description - http://kickass.to/usearch/%s/[use %20 for spaces]

ymail
open yahoo mail
5582 uses - Created 2005-07-11 11:38:02 - Last used 2015-07-29 12:23:20 - Nominate - Description - http://mail.yahoo.com/?.intl=us

wth
Runs a search on Wikisaurus, the wiki-based thesaurus. Example: wth afraid
5581 uses - Created 2009-04-12 21:02:50 - Last used 2015-06-08 12:12:36 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Special:Search?search=%s&ns110=1&fulltext=Search+Wikisaurus

ny

5579 uses - Created 2005-07-11 15:18:53 - Last used 2015-08-03 12:54:28 - Nominate - Description - http://www.nytimes.com

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