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".

cmd
Alias for cmdline
6162 uses - Created 2005-08-07 17:00:24 - Last used 2014-08-27 11:32:52 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=cmdline+%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.
6126 uses - Created 2008-11-02 12:59:24 - Last used 2014-08-31 03:40:49 - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t#${from}|${to}|${text}

ytmt
Your Turn My Turn games website
6125 uses - Created 2010-07-07 19:06:46 - Last used 2014-07-03 12:16:20 - Nominate - Description - http://yourturnmyturn.com

search
the best search engine ever
6119 uses - Created 2005-06-09 23:57:49 - Last used 2014-09-01 02:42:17 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com

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…
6115 uses - Created 2007-01-07 11:22:47 - Last used 2014-09-01 03:29:52 - Nominate - Description - http://translate.google.com/translate_t?text=%s${what}&hl=en&langpair=${from=fr}|${to=en}

arch (Golden Egg)
Archive WayBack - Check out sites from wayback when Example: arch http://www.ing.be/
6099 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:38:06 - Last used 2014-08-31 17:31:15 - Description - http://web.archive.org/web/*/%s[no url encoding]

rtm
Takes you to your Remember the Milk page (if you're logged in)
6087 uses - Created 2005-10-31 23:00:34 - Last used 2014-07-21 10:26:59 - Nominate - Description - http://www.rememberthemilk.com/

ask
Ask Jeeves
6040 uses - Created 2005-06-16 20:36:01 - Last used 2014-08-28 06:32:35 - Nominate - Description - http://web.ask.com/web?q=%s&qsrc=0&o=0

gvoice
Google Voice https://www.google.com/voice
6013 uses - Created 2009-03-13 15:42:30 - Last used 2014-08-29 09:05:08 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/voice

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
5997 uses - Created 2006-09-07 11:06:55 - Last used 2013-09-05 07:31:12 - Nominate - Description - splitv {url[no url encoding] gim %s} {url[no url encoding] gooblogs %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

cl
CraigsList
5970 uses - Created 2005-06-10 18:00:11 - Last used 2014-09-01 01:20:53 - Nominate - Description - http://www.craigslist.org/{eop search/sss?query=@%s@}

wwr
WordReference english to spanish traductor
5955 uses - Created 2009-04-26 13:13:01 - Last used 2014-08-26 08:02:40 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wordreference.com/es/translation.asp?tranword=%s

ya
Search Yahoo!
5943 uses - Created 2005-06-23 03:04:50 - Last used 2014-05-28 17:24:36 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

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
5931 uses - Created 2007-08-07 06:49:05 - Last used 2014-08-15 09:05:42 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount={% 1 %s}&From={% 2 %s}&To={% 3 %s}[no url encoding]

tz
Searches www.torrentz.com Keywords: torrent, torrents, bittorent, p2p
5927 uses - Created 2005-06-07 19:12:07 - Last used 2014-09-01 06:29:53 - Nominate - Description - http://www.torrentz.com/search?q=%s

ii
short ixquick
5914 uses - Created 2006-10-29 01:50:07 - Last used 2014-08-26 21:12:32 - Nominate - Description - http://us.ixquick.com/do/metasearch.pl?cat=web&cmd=process_search&language=english&ff=&query=%s

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]

#
Google.com's I'm Feeling Lucky command.
5874 uses - Created 2006-03-24 09:05:59 - Last used 2014-08-28 15:07:01 - Nominate - Description - http://google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I%27m+Feeling+Lucky

amaz
Search Amazon.com. Usage: amaz item
5871 uses - Created 2006-03-14 15:06:08 - Last used 2014-08-25 16:01:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s

gimyim (Golden Egg)
Compare Google Images and Yahoo Images example: gimyim lantana b.a.
5833 uses - Created 2005-08-04 20:03:52 - Last used 2014-08-25 13:29:38 - 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}

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=
5788 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:18:17 - Last used 2014-09-01 00:40:30 - Description - http://www.multimap.com/maps/?qs=%s&countryCode=GB

dictio
dict
5769 uses - Created 2006-07-21 18:04:40 - Last used 2014-08-28 07:23:54 - Nominate - Description - http://www.dict.cc/?s=%s

wolfram
Search Wolfram|Alpha.
5762 uses - Created 2009-05-16 11:08:53 - Last used 2014-09-01 00:25:35 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=%s

kwiki
Does a search on KOL Visual Wiki.
5752 uses - Created 2006-05-04 07:10:55 - Last used 2013-11-13 02:12:40 - Nominate - Description - http://kol.coldfront.net/thekolwiki/index.php/Special:Search?search=%s&sourceid=Mozilla-search

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
5727 uses - Created 2005-06-20 14:55:18 - Last used 2014-08-16 08:37:16 - Description - http://www.whitepages.com/search/SingleField?q=%s

kcclp
Searches the "Personals" section of Kansas City Craigslist
5704 uses - Created 2009-11-11 16:57:32 - Last used 2014-08-29 10:47:41 - Nominate - Description - http://kansascity.craigslist.org/search/ppp?query=%s

ol
Onelook.com search (Dictionary Index) command for any word.
5681 uses - Created 2005-06-16 16:38:06 - Last used 2014-08-24 22:57:10 - Nominate - Description - http://onelook.com/?w=%s

gsgs
Search google Singapore. Search google.com.sg for pages from Singapore only.
5679 uses - Created 2006-02-03 14:58:31 - Last used 2014-08-15 04:07:07 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.sg/search?hl=en&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountrySG

zsp
search with startpage.com, the worlds most private search engine
5676 uses - Created 2012-04-14 17:21:09 - Last used 2014-08-31 01:55:51 - Nominate - Description - https://startpage.com/do/search?q=%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}}

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]
5655 uses - Created 2005-10-31 16:48:53 - Last used 2014-08-31 14:36:25 - Description - http://haskell.org/hoogle/?q=%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/
5641 uses - Created 2007-03-27 04:34:47 - Last used 2014-06-10 10:03:35 - Description - http://sandbox.singpolyma.net/php/?php=%s

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
5640 uses - Created 2009-01-03 10:26:02 - Last used 2014-08-20 22:21:13 - Nominate - Description - http://www.nciku.com/search/all/%s

crmod
Looks up Oracle CRMoD by Opportunity ID
5626 uses - Created 2013-01-15 00:04:03 - Last used 2014-08-26 21:43:34 - Nominate - Description - https://secure-slsomxuna.crmondemand.com/OnDemand/user/OpportunityDetail?OpptyDetailForm.Id=%s

javascript
Runs the provided javascript code using javascriptwindow.com
5621 uses - Created 2006-07-27 21:32:27 - Last used 2014-08-28 15:19:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.javascriptwindow.com?code=%s

en2fr
Dictionary translation for English words into français. Includes several examples.
5617 uses - Created 2005-10-01 04:44:47 - Last used 2014-08-22 23:34:15 - Nominate - Description - http://fr.wordreference.com/fr/translation.asp?enfr=%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.
5596 uses - Created 2005-06-06 00:26:03 - Last used 2014-08-07 03:40:51 - Description - http://flickr.com/photos/tags/%s

wth
Runs a search on Wikisaurus, the wiki-based thesaurus. Example: wth afraid
5571 uses - Created 2009-04-12 21:02:50 - Last used 2014-08-13 17:46:06 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Special:Search?search=%s&ns110=1&fulltext=Search+Wikisaurus

ny

5569 uses - Created 2005-07-11 15:18:53 - Last used 2014-08-19 14:09:30 - Nominate - Description - http://www.nytimes.com

minova (Golden Egg)
search mininova.org for torrents
5549 uses - Created 2005-06-13 23:05:59 - Last used 2014-08-17 16:30:02 - Description - http://mininova.org/search/?search=%s

imdbp
Search Imdb Pro e.g. imdbp john hurt
5528 uses - Created 2008-02-15 15:51:47 - Last used 2014-04-12 10:59:24 - Nominate - Description - http://pro.imdb.com/find?q=%s

warez-bb
Title only search for the DDL site warez-bb host to many links
5518 uses - Created 2007-12-28 09:36:49 - Last used 2014-08-30 10:36:01 - Nominate - Description - http://www.warez-bb.org/search.php?search_keywords=%s&search_fields=titleonly&search_terms=all

yml
yahoo mail
5508 uses - Created 2005-06-27 00:03:57 - Last used 2014-06-06 10:49:28 - Nominate - Description - http://mail.yahoo.com

mo (Golden Egg)
Optimize all yubnub commands for mobile browsers such as Opera Mini via Google. for example the yubnub am (Amazon search) command does not show those all important stars rating graphics on Opera Mini, use mo am [keywords] instead. another example: mo gim porche 911 use this to reduce the amount of data to your mobile devices.
5489 uses - Created 2006-02-02 02:53:36 - Last used 2014-08-29 17:10:51 - Description - http://www.google.com/gwt/n?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.yubnub.org%2Fparser%2Fparse%3Fcommand%3D%s

sf
world's largest Open Source software website
5475 uses - Created 2005-06-10 13:17:41 - Last used 2014-08-24 13:14:36 - Nominate - Description - http://sourceforge.net/search/?words=%s

css
It allows you to get to CSS documentation. cssdocs border takes you to W3C documentation for the border property.
5474 uses - Created 2006-12-22 12:11:55 - Last used 2014-08-26 14:49:02 - Nominate - Description - http://cssdocs.org/%s

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