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".

amfr
SYNOPSIS amfr [keywords] EXAMPLE am linux in a nutshell Searches Amazon.fr using the given keyword (e.g. book title, author, etc.)
3162 uses - Created 2006-02-13 10:58:00 - Last used 2017-08-15 01:42:12 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.fr/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s[use %20 for spaces]

em (Golden Egg)
Search eMusic.com
3161 uses - Created 2005-06-08 20:54:31 - Last used 2017-08-11 17:20:34 - Description - http://www.emusic.com/search.html?mode=x&QT=%s&x=0&y=0

ebau
Searches Ebay Australia for a particular item. E.g. ebau watch
3161 uses - Created 2006-08-08 02:23:56 - Last used 2017-08-16 02:02:40 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ebay.com.au/sch/items/?_nkw=%s

dp
Dogpile Search
3152 uses - Created 2005-06-22 16:01:34 - Last used 2017-08-13 06:17:42 - Nominate - Description - http://www.dogpile.com/info.dogpl/search/web/%s

allm
Allmusic search using their new API.
3140 uses - Created 2006-02-06 15:21:22 - Last used 2017-07-31 01:34:30 - Nominate - Description - http://allmusic.com/search/artist/%s

gus
Search Google with US as geo location
3140 uses - Created 2007-02-23 03:58:13 - Last used 2017-08-08 01:31:55 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?num=100&hl=en&lr=&newwindow=1&gl=us&safe=off&btnG=Search&q=+%s

http
Go to a web page. Example: http slashdot.org
3139 uses - Created 2005-06-20 10:42:11 - Last used 2017-07-25 13:31:48 - Nominate - Description - http://%s

swag
Search using SwagBucks search engine and get a chance to win a prize with each search. SwagBucks search is powered by Google. Example: swag porsche 911
3126 uses - Created 2009-05-22 19:53:46 - Last used 2016-03-16 00:38:55 - Nominate - Description - http://swagbucks.com/?q=%s

mathsci
Mathscinet search (US master site) mathsci [title] [-author name [-author2 name2] ] [-any text] By default, searches in title. -author name search for name in the author field -author2 name search for name in a second author field -any text search for text in the anywhere field. EXAMPLES mathsci physical applications mathsci physical applications -author guo -author2 xu -any square well mathsci -author xu -any square well BUGS This doesn't do anything sensible if you don't feed it arguments.
3123 uses - Created 2007-05-18 11:02:06 - Last used 2017-08-13 14:01:19 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ams.org/mathscinet/search/publications.html?pg4=AUCN&s4=${author}&co4=AND&pg5=AUCN&s5=${author2}&co5=AND&pg6=TI&s6=%s&co6=AND&pg7=ALLF&s7=${any}&co7=AND&Submit=Search

wxc

3121 uses - Created 2008-02-14 17:09:48 - Last used 2014-02-18 14:05:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wenxuecity.com/

c-old

3114 uses - Created 2006-08-15 16:07:15 - Last used 2012-10-19 12:21:01 - Nominate - Description - http://www.cuil.com/search?q=%s

save (Golden Egg)
Can't stand it when you try downloading a file or clip but it plays instead. I got tired of retyping this echo command in every time I wanted to download a ".mov", so here you go! SYNTAX save [link to file] Takes your link and echos a hyperlink in which you can right click to save the target. Jake magicjj jjefferydesign.com
3095 uses - Created 2006-06-04 01:18:37 - Last used 2017-08-03 04:42:56 - Description - echo <a href="%s">Right click, then &quot;Save Target As ...&quot; (IE) or &quot;Save Link As ...&quot; (FF). </a>

gio
Google Images with old good interface.
3086 uses - Created 2010-07-26 14:31:26 - Last used 2017-07-18 04:49:32 - Nominate - Description - http://images.google.com/images?q=%s&sout=1

mdeli
Go to delicious bookmarks for username and tagname To view all bookmarks with the tag "tech" under username "bob" command: mydeli bob tech creates url: http://del.icio.us/bob/tech
3084 uses - Created 2006-06-27 00:19:44 - Last used 2015-04-22 02:39:21 - Nominate - Description - http://del.icio.us/{% 1 %s}/{% 2 %s}[no url encoding]

ifMatch (Golden Egg)
NAME ifMatch - Searches a string for a match to a regular expression pattern and returns a value based on the result. SYNOPSIS ifMatch -pattern [REGEX PATTERN] -string [STRING] -then [RESULT IF MATCH] -else [RESULT IF NOT MATCH] -redirect [REDIRECT] EXAMPLES ifMatch -pattern /wor/ -string Hello world! -then yub -else nub (Returns "yub") ifMatch -pattern /Wor/i -string Hello world! -then yub -else nub (Returns "yub". The "i" indicates that the pattern is case insensitive) ifMatch -pattern /^wor/…
3074 uses - Created 2006-04-03 18:18:56 - Last used 2013-03-27 16:37:55 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/ifthen/regexp.php?pattern=${pattern}&string=${string}&then=${then}&els=${else}&redirect=${redirect=false}&xn_auth=no

the

3067 uses - Created 2005-07-10 17:41:07 - Last used 2017-08-15 08:09:43 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/search?q=the+%s

yarr
Search thepiratebay.org
3059 uses - Created 2005-06-22 04:14:28 - Last used 2014-12-24 21:55:27 - Nominate - Description - http://thepiratebay.org/search/%s/0/7/0[use %20 for spaces]

gmobile (Golden Egg)
Mobile device version of the page, (different that the command gproxy that is used to bypass proxy) View any site without images, CSS or JavaScript. Useful on mobile devices, as a proxy or printable page.
3045 uses - Created 2005-12-28 06:35:06 - Last used 2017-08-07 17:59:13 - Description - http://www.google.com/gwt/n?q=%s&site=search&hl=en&lr=&mrestrict=xhtml&ct=res&cd=1&rd=1&u=%s&_gwt_noimg=1

lart
Go directly to an artist page on Last.fm
3042 uses - Created 2007-05-02 21:49:01 - Last used 2017-08-16 12:06:42 - Nominate - Description - http://www.last.fm/music/%s

linm
LinkedIn Name Search Example: linm Reid Hoffman ========== Old implementation: https://www.linkedin.com/ns?search=&name=%s
3035 uses - Created 2005-08-08 05:28:30 - Last used 2017-02-21 11:45:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.linkedin.com/search?search=&keywords=%s

whd
Search Wowhead Database
3033 uses - Created 2008-06-14 18:02:17 - Last used 2014-07-11 18:10:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wowhead.com/?search=%s

wphu
Wikipedia Search (Hungarian)
3021 uses - Created 2006-10-31 11:19:39 - Last used 2017-08-16 12:57:25 - Nominate - Description - http://hu.wikipedia.org/wiki/Speci%C3%A1lis:Search?search=%s&go=Menj

archive
Search all of the media at Archive.org
3011 uses - Created 2005-06-20 18:39:56 - Last used 2017-07-29 11:32:21 - Nominate - Description - http://www.archive.org/search.php?query=%s

subfo
Searches Ubuntuforums.org using the quicksearch found on the ubuntuforums homepage subfo lamp searches for 'lamp'
3003 uses - Created 2006-08-02 19:40:24 - Last used 2012-09-18 12:23:07 - Nominate - Description - http://ubuntuforums.org/search.php?query=%s&do=process&quicksearch=1&showposts=0

/b/
4Chan's /b/
3001 uses - Created 2007-01-06 14:02:01 - Last used 2014-11-26 09:31:02 - Nominate - Description - http://img.4chan.org/b/

delicious (Golden Egg)
Search for these tags on del.icio.us (seperate with +)
2984 uses - Created 2005-06-05 22:48:17 - Last used 2017-08-09 17:04:49 - Description - http://del.icio.us/tag/%s

blogger
Homepage of blogger.com
2979 uses - Created 2005-06-10 00:00:53 - Last used 2017-06-29 07:48:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.blogger.com

v
Search for law in Spain.
2974 uses - Created 2005-06-17 10:38:51 - Last used 2017-08-07 13:39:06 - Nominate - Description - http://premium.vlex.com/home/busqueda.asp?categoria=&universal=1&textolibre=%s&Submit=Buscar&condicion=and

tvcom
Searches TV.Com (would prefer "tv" keyword but it's taken).
2973 uses - Created 2005-07-01 05:10:41 - Last used 2015-12-06 11:25:51 - Nominate - Description - http://www.tv.com/search.php?type=11&stype=all&qs=%s&x=0&y=0

lynx (Golden Egg)
View the source of the given URL. Handy for browsers that do not have a "View Source" menu item (like mobile browsers). Example: lynx http://google.com Uses Rex Swain's HTTP Viewer. "See exactly what an HTTP request returns to your browser."
2973 uses - Created 2005-07-11 00:57:41 - Last used 2017-08-13 11:47:41 - Description - http://www.rexswain.com/cgi-bin/httpview.cgi?url=%s&req=Get&ver=1.1&fmt=Auto&uag=&aen=&fwd=on

nokia
To get technical specification of a Nokia phone, just type nokia followed by the model. example: nokia N70 example: nokia 9300i
2973 uses - Created 2006-01-16 20:25:39 - Last used 2017-06-19 15:49:59 - Nominate - Description - http://www.forum.nokia.com/devices/%s

cluster (Golden Egg)
Clusty Search. Clusty uses a Clustering Engine to organize search results into folders grouping similar items together. To cluster a search, simply type in your search term after the word "cluster." Example: cluster [Your Keyword Here] For instance, if you wanted to search for "The Homestar Runner," you would enter: cluster "The Homestar Runner"
2967 uses - Created 2005-06-12 06:20:05 - Last used 2017-08-10 14:21:06 - Description - http://clusty.com/search?query=%s

amzj
Amazon.co.jp (Amazon Japan) Search
2966 uses - Created 2006-10-14 09:53:27 - Last used 2017-08-06 23:29:48 - Nominate - Description - http://amazon.co.jp/gp/search/field-keywords=%s

ezpic
easynews pic
2966 uses - Created 2008-11-17 23:32:48 - Last used 2017-03-20 05:21:35 - Nominate - Description - http://members.easynews.com/global4/search.html?gps=%s&sbj=&from=&ns=&fil=&fex=&vc=&ac=&fty%5B%5D=IMAGE&s1=dtime&s1d=-&s2=nrfile&s2d=%2B&s3=dsize&s3d=%2B&pby=500&pno=1&sS=1&u=1&svL=&d1=&d1t=&d2=&d2t=&b1=&b1t=&b2=&b2t=&px1=&px1t=5&px2=&px2t=&fps1=&fps1t=&fps2=&fps2t=&bps1=&bps1t=&bps2=&bps2t=&hz1=&hz1t=&hz2=&hz2t=&rn1=&rn1t=&rn2=&rn2t=&submit=Search&fly=2

nzbi
NZBIndex.nl search Searches NZBIndex.nl
2965 uses - Created 2008-06-03 19:46:13 - Last used 2015-11-01 06:06:17 - Nominate - Description - http://www.nzbindex.nl/index.php?go=search&searchitem=%s&x=41&y=12&results=250&sort=age_desc

iplayer
BBC iPlayer search
2952 uses - Created 2008-11-08 19:38:05 - Last used 2017-05-21 01:15:26 - Nominate - Description - http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/search/?q=%s

itbay
Searches in eBay Italy
2939 uses - Created 2005-06-21 13:52:53 - Last used 2014-08-03 14:23:02 - Nominate - Description - http://search.ebay.it/%s

unix
Search the UNIX man pages
2938 uses - Created 2005-07-15 22:19:31 - Last used 2017-03-12 05:26:37 - Nominate - Description - http://bama.ua.edu/cgi-bin/man-cgi?%s

amade
Amazon Deutschland
2930 uses - Created 2006-07-28 11:07:00 - Last used 2017-08-16 02:00:22 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.de/gp/search/ref=nb_ss_w/028-2920520-3332512?__mk_de_DE=%C5M%C5Z%D5%D1&url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=%s&Go.x=0&Go.y=0&Go=Go

glocal
Google Local
2925 uses - Created 2005-06-24 00:54:20 - Last used 2014-08-06 10:12:23 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/local?sc=1&hl=en&q=%s

viagra
buy viagra online
2925 uses - Created 2006-04-17 19:01:32 - Last used 2015-11-25 08:38:53 - Nominate - Description - http://findwebinfo.info/core/search.php?q=viagra

gfaq
Search gamefaqs Game Database
2918 uses - Created 2005-06-21 01:22:12 - Last used 2016-08-09 10:44:17 - Nominate - Description - http://www.gamefaqs.com/search/index.html?game=%s

porntube

2913 uses - Created 2007-03-27 12:50:13 - Last used 2017-06-29 22:16:22 - Nominate - Description - http://www.shufuni.com

g++
This command turns safesurf off and returns the maximum search results in ANY google search command. Examples: g++ g "porsche 911" g++ gim "porsche 911" g++ gn "porsche 911" g++ gbo "porsche 911" Author: creddy.eddy@gmail.com
2912 uses - Created 2008-08-07 23:26:28 - Last used 2017-02-26 13:39:53 - Nominate - Description - {url %s}&num=10000&safe=off[no url encoding]

gro
Search on Google Romania, pages from Romania.
2909 uses - Created 2006-11-28 15:03:09 - Last used 2017-08-16 13:46:32 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.ro/search?meta=cr%3DcountryRO&q=%s

gentoo
Searches package.gentoo.org ========== Old implementation: http://packages.gentoo.org/search/?sstring=%s
2890 uses - Created 2005-06-21 10:38:28 - Last used 2017-06-20 17:31:07 - Nominate - Description - http://www.gentoo-portage.com/Search?search=%s

gdoc
Searches all Google Documents by keyword
2889 uses - Created 2006-12-11 15:59:16 - Last used 2017-05-11 08:27:41 - Nominate - Description - http://docs.google.com/?searchString=%s&action=search&searchTag=

warm
Full search of the World of Warcraft (US) Armory ---------- Old implementation: http://armory.worldofwarcraft.com/search.xml?searchQuery=%s&searchType=all
2884 uses - Created 2007-05-06 12:43:55 - Last used 2017-08-07 02:02:53 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wowarmory.com/search.xml?searchQuery=%s&searchType=all

addons
Keyword search of the Mozilla Add-ons site: To search for all add-ons dealing with bookmarks type: addons bookmarks
2884 uses - Created 2008-06-24 19:56:00 - Last used 2017-08-15 07:44:24 - Nominate - Description - https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/search?q=%s&cat=all

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