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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".

d
Dictionary
133521 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:50:02 - Last used 2022-06-27 06:58:44 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

iconv (Golden Egg)
Converts a string from one character set to another, similar to the iconv commmand/function in Unix and PHP. Example: iconv -from UTF-8 -to UTF-16 -str test The "from" and "to" parameters both default to UTF-8. //IGNORE and //TRANSLIT are supported; see http://us3.php.net/manual/en/function.iconv.php for more information. http://www.ibiblio.org/weidai/iconv_list.php lists known coded character sets.
130524 uses - Created 2008-05-25 01:59:04 - Last used 2021-08-14 11:33:19 - Description - http://www.ibiblio.org/weidai/iconv.php?from=${from=UTF-8}&to=${to=UTF-8}&str=${str}

amazon
search any product in amazon exaple: amazon camcorder
122310 uses - Created 2005-06-16 10:58:48 - Last used 2022-06-27 10:31:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/s/?field-keywords=%s

google
Google search.
116341 uses - Created 2005-06-10 20:53:30 - Last used 2022-06-27 10:16:06 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%s

php (Golden Egg)
PHP function lookup.
114516 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:24:08 - Last used 2022-06-22 14:14:04 - Description - http://www.php.net/%s

nvrdic
Naver Dictionary http://dic.naver.com
93708 uses - Created 2014-10-21 02:09:07 - Last used 2022-06-27 08:26:25 - Nominate - Description - http://dic.naver.com/search.nhn?query=%s

guk (Golden Egg)
Google UK search: UK Specific Type in the search term and Google will return pages from the UK. ========== Old implementation: http://www.google.co.uk/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q=%s Google UK's "Browse By Name" search
93020 uses - Created 2005-06-08 10:01:21 - Last used 2022-06-27 09:46:46 - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&safe=off&q=%s&btnG=Search&meta=cr%3DcountryUK%7CcountryGB

y (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS y [keywords] EXAMPLE y why is the sky blue Searches the web using the Yahoo! search engine.
91189 uses - Created 2005-06-06 01:20:52 - Last used 2022-06-26 18:26:00 - Description - http://search.yahoo.com/search?&p=%s

scr
scroogle google proxy no cookies | no search-term records | access log deleted after 7 days
91183 uses - Created 2005-06-22 22:41:23 - Last used 2021-06-23 11:43:55 - Nominate - Description - http://www.scroogle.org/cgi-bin/nbbw.cgi?Gw=%s

gma (Golden Egg)
With no parameter, opens GMail, with a parameter, searches GMail for parameter (must be logged in). Examples: gma - opens GMail gma world peace - searches GMail for world peace (if logged in) Proposed as replacement for gma. Stian Haklev, shaklev@gmail.com. My first command using eop, thanks Allen, this is awesome! ========== Old implementation: https://gmail.google.com/{eop gmail?search=query&q=@%s@&view=tl&fs=1}
89111 uses - Created 2005-06-22 23:30:00 - Last used 2022-06-27 03:31:57 - Description - https://mail.google.com/{eop mail/#search/@%s@ -else }

gs (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS gs [keywords] EXAMPLE gs pagerank brin Performs a Google Scholar search using the given keywords.
87581 uses - Created 2005-06-06 03:08:33 - Last used 2022-06-27 07:04:58 - Description - http://scholar.google.com/scholar?q=%s

r4go
r4go
86592 uses - Created 2014-09-01 06:55:36 - Last used 2020-05-01 08:06:16 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/staticmap?center=${1},${2}&size=419x230&zoom=${31=13}&scale=2&maptype=${32=hybrid}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/v2Jc9o%7C${3},${4}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/kX2qJD%7C${5},${6}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/OOl5LJ%7C${7},${8}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/rdB2F0%7C${9},${10}&markers=icon:http://goo.gl/JE3MF8%7C${11},${12}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:1%7C${13},${14}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:2%7C${15},${16}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:3%7C${17},${18}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:4%7C${19},${20}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:5%7C${21},${22}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:6%7C${23},${24}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:7%7C${25},${26}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:8%7C${27},${28}&markers=color:yellow%7Clabel:9%7C${29},${30}

gfr
Google.fr localised search
83128 uses - Created 2005-06-30 10:08:13 - Last used 2022-06-27 04:42:16 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.fr/search?hl=fr&q=%s

wi
English WikiPedia search
80540 uses - Created 2005-06-30 19:42:30 - Last used 2022-06-25 04:17:28 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/?search=%s

ges
Buscar páginas en español en Google.es (Google.es search for pages in Spanish) Ejemplo/example: ges perico palotes
76795 uses - Created 2005-10-09 20:40:46 - Last used 2022-06-27 04:51:57 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.es/search?hl=es&lr=lang_es&q=%s

%s

75952 uses - Created 2005-06-25 09:23:54 - Last used 2022-06-27 04:52:50 - Nominate - Description - http://www.yahoo.com

wikt
Wiktionary. I screwed the last one up. Eat me.
75422 uses - Created 2005-06-25 04:45:17 - Last used 2022-06-27 01:09:48 - Nominate - Description - http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

dg
use the ssl version of the duckduckgo search engine
75265 uses - Created 2005-07-03 16:33:11 - Last used 2022-06-27 06:52:52 - Nominate - Description - https://duckduckgo.com/?q=%s

cmdline (Golden Egg)
NAME cmdline - opens a command line frame at the bottom of the screen cmd - an alias for cmdline SYNOPSIS cmdline [options] cmd [options] Optional arguments: -br <browser_type = ff> If not included, cmdline will assume that a Firefox browser is being used. This is the default value of "ff". If set to "ie", cmdline will assume an Internet Explorer browser is being used. -fc <font_colour = black> If not included, the cmdline will use a black font. This is the default value. HTML colour names, hex…
74722 uses - Created 2005-08-06 03:38:24 - Last used 2022-06-17 02:47:20 - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/ynframes.php?args=%s

b
The new Microsoft search engine.
74465 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:19:58 - Last used 2022-06-27 03:04:51 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bing.com/search?q=%s

ghu
Search in the hungarian localized version of Google.
74345 uses - Created 2007-01-07 12:15:36 - Last used 2022-06-27 10:38:25 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.hu/search?hl=hu&q=%s&meta=lr%3Dlang_hu

strLength (Golden Egg)
NAME strLength - returns the length of a string SYNOPSIS strLength [STRING] EXAMPLES strLength abcdefg (returns: 7) strLength This is a string (returns: 16) This command will return the length of the inputted string. Do not surround the string with quotes. AUTHOR Allen Ormond <aormond (at) fromrocks (dot) com>
73529 uses - Created 2005-08-12 00:58:20 - Last used 2022-02-13 14:08:51 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/strings/stringmanip.php?command=strlength&input=%s&xn_auth=no

a (Golden Egg)
Answers.com fact search
71719 uses - Created 2005-06-10 03:11:47 - Last used 2022-06-20 23:14:19 - Description - http://www.answers.com/%s

neverending
Neverending :D
70891 uses - Created 2006-12-30 23:18:41 - Last used 2022-05-16 12:50:58 - Nominate - Description - http://yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=neverending+%s

rae
Consulta a la Real Academia de la Lengua Española ---------- Old implementation: http://www.rae.es/drae/SrvltGUIBusUsual?TIPO_HTML=2&TIPO_BUS=3&LEMA=%s http://lema.rae.es/drae/?val=%s
68623 uses - Created 2005-06-21 09:24:02 - Last used 2022-06-21 07:42:29 - Nominate - Description - http://dle.rae.es/%s

orangeback

65222 uses - Created 2019-05-26 06:50:53 - Last used 2022-06-27 05:32:26 - Nominate - Description - http://expresscommande.icu/back.php?e=%s

xe (Golden Egg)
Performs a currency conversion. Usage: xe -amount <amount> -from <currency1> -to <currency2> e.g. xe -amount 100 -from USD -to EUR All of the currency 3 letter abbreviations can be found at: http://www.xe.com/iso4217.htm
65174 uses - Created 2005-06-21 19:29:59 - Last used 2022-06-27 07:42:00 - Description - http://www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi?Amount=${amount}&From=${from}&To=${to}

amde
Amazon.DE Search example: amde Harry Potter
62650 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:16:53 - Last used 2022-06-27 07:10:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/exec/obidos/external-search?keyword=%s&index=blended[use %20 for spaces]

ifEmpty (Golden Egg)
A simple remix of ifThen to make it easier to test for emptiness. Example: ifEmpty -value minsky -then nothing -else something returns: something ifEmpty -value -then nothing -else something returns: nothing
59095 uses - Created 2006-01-31 00:53:51 - Last used 2022-06-09 23:01:23 - Description - ifThen -value1 ${value} -value2 -test EQUAL -then ${then} -else ${else}

goto (Golden Egg)
Go directly to Google's number one result
56523 uses - Created 2005-06-08 14:06:05 - Last used 2022-06-26 16:04:38 - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s&btnI=I'm+Feeling+Lucky

gat
Search google.at.
56482 uses - Created 2006-01-16 14:44:45 - Last used 2022-06-27 00:27:09 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.at/search?q=%s

iso
search isohunt.com for torrents syntax: iso "search term"
55039 uses - Created 2005-09-07 18:51:25 - Last used 2022-02-21 11:41:30 - Nominate - Description - http://isohunt.com/torrents.php?ihq=%s&ext=&op=and

gn
Google News (copied from gnews)
54184 uses - Created 2005-06-21 15:31:44 - Last used 2022-06-27 00:55:57 - Nominate - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

tr (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS tr FROM TO TEXT EXAMPLES tr en fr hello Translates the given text from the first language to the second language, courtesy of Google Language Tools. The above example translates "hello" from English (en) to French (fr). Not all language combinations are available. Chinese (Simplified) zh-CN English ............ en French ............. fr German ............. de Italian ............ it Japanese ........... ja Korean ............. ko Portuguese ......... pt Spanish ............ es
52968 uses - Created 2005-06-07 06:37:56 - Last used 2022-06-27 01:07:44 - Description - http://yubnub.org/example/tr?args=%s

gnews (Golden Egg)
search google news in batches of 100 and sorted by date
52677 uses - Created 2005-06-09 13:12:18 - Last used 2022-06-25 16:42:16 - Description - http://news.google.com/news?num=100&hl=en&lr=&tab=wn&ie=UTF-8&q=%s&scoring=d

maps

52225 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:17:18 - Last used 2022-06-27 08:10:17 - Nominate - Description - http://maps.google.com/maps?q=%s

tec (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS tec [keywords] EXAMPLE tec "great breakfast" Searches blogs for the given keywords, courtesy of the Technorati weblog search engine.
51480 uses - Created 2005-06-06 20:08:53 - Last used 2022-06-03 10:18:24 - Description - http://technorati.com/search/%s?sub=yubnub

j
HTTPS Startpage search using the last single letter command string available on Yubnub!
51240 uses - Created 2012-06-27 13:35:55 - Last used 2022-06-27 10:38:51 - Nominate - Description - https://startpage.com/do/search?q=%s

Simpsons-old
NAME Simpsons - display quotes of any Simpsons character. SYNOPSIS Simpsons [-number NUMBER] Optional arguments: -number <a number = 1> Indicates the number of quotes to be displayed. If not included, only one quote will be shown. EXAMPLE To view one quote: Simpsons To view five quotes: Simpsons -number 5 ... NOTES Enjoy. AUTHOR Fuska
50793 uses - Created 2005-07-30 13:18:02 - Last used 2022-03-10 13:08:22 - Nominate - Description - http://www.thesimpsonsquotes.com/random.php?num=${number=1}

gmx
SYNOPSIS gmx [keywords] EXAMPLE gmx inequidad gmx iniquidad Performs a Google.com.mx (Google's Mexico Domain) search using the given keywords.
50075 uses - Created 2006-04-28 00:43:48 - Last used 2022-06-26 18:26:14 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.mx/search?hl=es&q=%s

reader

49277 uses - Created 2005-10-08 16:19:57 - Last used 2018-12-06 08:59:33 - Nominate - Description - http://theoldreader.com/

whois (Golden Egg)
Check whois for the domain -- Old implementation: http://whois.to/%s Was not working for some domains [Jon Aquino 2006-07-21] Old implementation: http://whois.sc/%s [Jon Aquino 2010-03-03]
48384 uses - Created 2005-06-05 23:47:02 - Last used 2022-06-24 06:16:12 - Description - http://whois.domaintools.com/%s

filterstring (Golden Egg)
SYNTAX filterstring (number) [phrase] Performs opposite %. Removes a word from a string based on the number given. A "-" before or after the number will remove all words before, or after the corresponding word as well. EXAMPLE filterstring 2 How is the world today? (returns "How the world today?" filterstring 1 Hello world! (returns "world!") filterstring 2- gim cars like the porsche (returns "gim") filterstring -3 How is the world today? (returns "world today?") Created for piping purposes. ht…
46790 uses - Created 2006-01-30 22:24:17 - Last used 2016-06-12 12:30:48 - Description - http://www.jakeisgod.com/yubnub/filterstring.php?input=%s

wpes (Golden Egg)
Spanish Wikipedia SYNOPSIS wpes [keywords] EXAMPLE wpes yubnub Searches es.wikipedia.org using the given keyword (e.g. article name, subject, etc.)
46317 uses - Created 2005-06-09 12:04:17 - Last used 2022-06-26 08:16:16 - Description - http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Especial:Search?search=%s

dic
Dictionary.com e.g. dic chair
46283 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:46:14 - Last used 2022-06-26 19:50:49 - Nominate - Description - http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=%s

alexarfa
takes a site as input and returns it's ranking in Iran, based on alexa information.
46269 uses - Created 2010-02-09 14:20:12 - Last used 2015-06-17 21:22:08 - Nominate - Description - scrape -tokens Iran Flag > < -dirs 0 0 0 0 -url http://www.alexa.com/data/details/traffic_details?q=&url=%s

btj
btjunkie search. btjunkie.org is one of the largest torrent search engine. Usage: btj [word]
45627 uses - Created 2006-08-17 05:11:43 - Last used 2022-02-02 14:49:14 - Nominate - Description - http://btjunkie.org/search?q=%s

ud
Urban Dictionary
44825 uses - Created 2005-06-10 21:40:09 - Last used 2022-06-23 13:44:22 - Nominate - Description - http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=%s

go
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g YubNub Performs a Google search using the given keywords.
43867 uses - Created 2005-06-11 18:32:17 - Last used 2022-05-02 17:49:15 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s

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