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".

brain (Golden Egg)
Ask Brainboost a question, and it will search the internet to find a precise answer to your question. Sponsored by NASA. Example: brain how far is sidney from victoria bc?
2562 uses - Created 2005-07-18 02:46:31 - Last used 2016-06-09 09:38:11 - Description - http://www.answers.com/bb/bbsearch.jsp?Q=%s

2html
converts text into html characters (might work best when called within {})
2562 uses - Created 2006-09-14 03:04:25 - Last used 2016-07-05 22:55:10 - Nominate - Description - http://efridge.net/yubnub/2html.php?t=%s

lipsum (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS lipsum [options] EXAMPLES lipsum -f html -a 6 lipsum -f html -a 100 -t words Generates "lorem ipsum" text. OPTIONS -f FORMAT Generate output in the given FORMAT. FORMAT is html or xml. -a NUM Generate NUM paragraphs (or words, bytes, or lists, depending on the type of unit specified) -t TYPE (Optional) TYPE is paragraphs, words, bytes, or lists. Defaults to paragraphs. -s START (Optional) START is yes or no, indicating whether to start with "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet..." Defaults to n…
2555 uses - Created 2005-07-06 06:20:40 - Last used 2016-08-26 06:11:34 - Description - http://www.lipsum.com/feed/${f}/?amount=${a}&what=${t}&start=${s}

paview3
Jumps to last week's Penny Arcade comic. Like paview2, but more flexible because you can optionally specify the age of the comic that you want (in days). Demonstrates how you can type command combinations directly into the URL box to create a new command from existing ones. Example: paview3 Example: paview3 -age 14
2554 uses - Created 2005-07-17 08:44:43 - Last used 2016-04-12 16:39:01 - Nominate - Description - paview {date -format Y-m-d -offset -${age=7}}

fliccr (Golden Egg)
Search Flickr for photos licensed under a Creative Commons (cc) licence.
2554 uses - Created 2007-11-12 09:10:58 - Last used 2016-08-28 12:38:13 - Description - http://flickr.com/search/?q=%s&l=cc&ss=1&ct=6

sxc (Golden Egg)
Searches stock.xchng [sxc.hu]. ========== Old implementation: http://sxc.hu/browse.phtml?f=search&txt=%s&w=1
2546 uses - Created 2005-06-09 03:18:32 - Last used 2016-08-08 07:12:55 - Description - http://www.sxc.hu/browse.phtml?f=search&txt=%s&w=1&x=0&y=0

amm
Amazon Music CDs search
2546 uses - Created 2007-06-14 16:10:11 - Last used 2015-02-18 12:20:00 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_ss_m/102-8357939-2696105?url=search-alias%3Dpopular&field-keywords=%s&Go.x=0&Go.y=0&Go=Go

hello

2545 uses - Created 2007-01-16 15:38:36 - Last used 2016-08-24 02:51:34 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com

wikip (Golden Egg)
search Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
2537 uses - Created 2005-06-16 04:00:35 - Last used 2016-02-20 07:57:22 - Description - http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&search=%s&fulltext=Search

sgcal
Secure Google calender link
2530 uses - Created 2006-04-13 03:40:16 - Last used 2014-04-06 10:07:03 - Nominate - Description - https://www.google.com/calendar/render

gt (Golden Egg)
Search guitarnotes.com guitar tab archive. Submitted by voodooc because a) i'll actually use this and b) to make up for the tubgirl command. ^_^
2528 uses - Created 2005-06-06 05:13:54 - Last used 2016-08-28 12:33:48 - Description - http://www.guitarnotes.com/tabs/tabsearch.cgi?query=%s&engine=tabs

yquotes (Golden Egg)
Download stock quotes from Yahoo Finance site and open the .csv file in excel. For. e.g. yquotes ACC.NS+CRBK.NS+INFY.NS+XYZ.NS
2527 uses - Created 2006-01-21 14:45:51 - Last used 2015-02-27 14:16:56 - Description - http://finance.yahoo.com/d/quotes.csv?e=.csv&f=sl1d1c1v&s=%s

wowh
searches wowhead for your term
2521 uses - Created 2008-09-18 00:12:07 - Last used 2016-08-25 15:30:07 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wowhead.com/?search=%s

filma
Atajo para la página web filmaffinity, de peliculas de cine
2518 uses - Created 2009-10-27 06:32:35 - Last used 2016-08-26 05:26:00 - Nominate - Description - utf8to iso-8859-1 http://www.filmaffinity.com/es/search.php?stext=%s&stype=all

us
Searches the Ultisearch Directory
2516 uses - Created 2005-06-22 08:41:14 - Last used 2016-08-14 11:35:47 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ultisearch.co.uk/search.html?q=%s

/st
Search Scrape Torrent. scrapetorrents.com searches several torrent sites at once. Usage: /st musicFile
2513 uses - Created 2006-12-20 20:49:44 - Last used 2016-03-22 07:36:42 - Nominate - Description - http://www.scrapetorrent.com/Results/index.php?search=%s&ft=basic&season=&episode=&rt=&sort=&rd=&fz=&pf=

lfm
Last.fm music search. ========== Old implementation: http://www.last.fm/explore/?artistname=%s&submit.x=0&submit.y=0
2510 uses - Created 2005-08-24 12:01:57 - Last used 2016-06-30 05:12:41 - Nominate - Description - http://www.last.fm/music?m=all&q=%s

dix
Wörterbuch Spanisch Woerterbuch Deutsch Spanisch Englisch Online, 175000 Übersetzungen, Verbkonjugationen mit Forum. Diccionario alemán castellano español alemán con más de 185000 traducciones, gramática y foro
2510 uses - Created 2007-05-16 14:09:27 - Last used 2016-05-06 06:38:10 - Nominate - Description - http://dix.osola.com/index.php?opt=e3111111111&o=b&search=%s

apropos (Golden Egg)
SYNOPSIS apropos [word or phrase] EXAMPLE apropos music Searches YubNub. Displays all YubNub commands having the given word or phrase in the name, url, or description. For example, "apropos music" will return all YubNub commands pertaining to music. apropos is actually just an alias for ls.
2509 uses - Created 2005-06-14 06:51:53 - Last used 2016-08-22 08:34:33 - Description - http://yubnub.org/kernel/ls?args=%s

ma
Memory Alpha Wiki Search. Memory Alpha is a Star Trek-related wiki project similar to Wikipedia. To search on a topic, type "ma" and the topic: Example: ma James T. Kirk Example: ma William Shatner
2503 uses - Created 2005-06-22 01:16:12 - Last used 2016-08-14 10:45:30 - Nominate - Description - http://memory-alpha.org/en/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

gmd (Golden Egg)
Search Greasemonkeyed.com, the repository of Greasemonkey scripts. Usage: gmd [search term] b.a.
2495 uses - Created 2005-07-22 15:32:30 - Last used 2015-11-10 08:57:05 - Description - http://userscripts.org/scripts/search?q=%s&commit=Search

ebau
Searches Ebay Australia for a particular item. E.g. ebau watch
2494 uses - Created 2006-08-08 02:23:56 - Last used 2016-08-27 03:13:14 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ebay.com.au/sch/items/?_nkw=%s

amjp
amazon.co.jp general search Example: amjp Harry Potter
2490 uses - Created 2005-06-23 04:07:22 - Last used 2016-08-22 11:41:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.co.jp/exec/obidos/external-search?mode=blended&keyword=%s[use %20 for spaces]

>>
SYNOPSIS >> [Yubnub command|URL] [query] EXAMPLES >> wp list of paradoxes Makes a search in Google for "list of paradoxes" restricted to the domain of the English Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org) >> cnn priests Makes a search in Google for "priests" restricted to CNN's domain (cnn.com) >> kottke job Makes a search in Google for "job" restricted to Kottke's domain (kottke.org) >> http://www.alistapart.com/articles/bathingape zeldman Makes a search in Google for "zeldman" restricted to A List Apart's…
2490 uses - Created 2006-01-25 02:24:32 - Last used 2016-02-12 13:42:52 - Nominate - Description - g site:{ extractDomainName { url {% 1 %s} } } {% 2- %s} [no url encoding]

af
Where do lost acronyms go? Find yours here!
2483 uses - Created 2005-06-13 18:01:51 - Last used 2016-08-18 09:50:37 - Nominate - Description - http://www.acronymfinder.com/af-query.asp?Acronym=%s&String=exact

ffim (Golden Egg)
FindForward Image Search Usage: ffim [keyword] b.a.
2483 uses - Created 2005-07-10 03:44:58 - Last used 2014-08-18 11:00:52 - Description - http://findforward.com/direct/?q=%s

imeem
IMEEM Search. "imeem is an online community where millions of fans and artists discover new music, videos, and photos, and share their tastes with friends."
2483 uses - Created 2008-01-11 00:14:07 - Last used 2010-06-29 20:30:49 - Nominate - Description - http://www.imeem.com/tag/%s/

param (Golden Egg)
NAME param - Builds a YubNub parameter string. SYNOPSIS param [PARAMETER1;PARAMETER2;...] [VALUE1;VALUE2;...] EXAMPLES param find;replace;string pizza;hot dogs;I like pizza. (returns: -find pizza -replace hot dogs -string I like pizza.) param s;method hello;rot-13 (returns: hello world -method rot-13) This command accepts a string of parameter names and parameter values (seperated by semicolons) and returns a parameter string as it would need to be typed into YubNub. For instance, this command:…
2480 uses - Created 2006-03-31 01:25:44 - Last used 2016-01-12 07:58:00 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/yubscripts/abbreviate/param.php?input=%s&xn_auth=no

snopes
Searches the Urban Legends reference pages at snopes
2479 uses - Created 2005-06-21 16:31:16 - Last used 2016-08-08 06:53:59 - Nominate - Description - http://search.atomz.com/search/?sp-q=%s&sp-a=00062d45-sp00000000&sp-advanced=1&sp-p=all&sp-w-control=1&sp-w=alike&sp-date-range=-1&sp-x=any&sp-c=100&sp-m=1&sp-s=0

iusethis
Searches I Use This for the specified Mac product
2477 uses - Created 2006-07-12 06:39:24 - Last used 2015-05-04 20:32:39 - Nominate - Description - http://osx.iusethis.com/search?q=%s

gimcc
Search Google Images for Creative Commons licensed and public domain imagery. Simply type your search parameter: Example: gimcc porsche 911
2477 uses - Created 2009-07-20 01:22:54 - Last used 2016-08-26 08:40:08 - Nominate - Description - http://images.google.com/images?q=%s&as_rights=(cc_publicdomain|cc_attribute|cc_sharealike|cc_noncommercial|cc_nonderived)

tuenti
para abrir tuenti desde yubnub, Por fernando diaz molero
2473 uses - Created 2009-03-10 01:48:48 - Last used 2016-04-04 12:24:51 - Nominate - Description - http://tuenti.com

archlinux
Archlinux package repository search. Just type in the name of the package you're searching for. E.g. archlinux openoffice ---------- Old implementation: http://archlinux.org/packages/search/?q=%s ========== Old implementation: http://www.archlinux.org/packages.php?s_keyword=%s
2458 uses - Created 2006-01-27 14:20:58 - Last used 2016-07-10 05:48:34 - Nominate - Description - http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=%s

quote (Golden Egg)
Get a stock quote, just enter the symbol
2457 uses - Created 2005-06-13 00:09:43 - Last used 2016-08-23 12:11:50 - Description - http://finance.yahoo.com/q?d=v1&s=%s

g2
SYNOPSIS g [keywords] EXAMPLE g cars g porsche Google's "Browse By Name" search. If the first search result is the one that almost all users click on, g takes you directly to that page. Otherwise (and most of the time) it displays the usual list of Google search results. For example, "g cars" will display a list of Google search results for cars. But "g porsche" will take you directly to the Porsche website, because that's what almost all users click on. For more information, see Jesse Ruderman…
2454 uses - Created 2005-07-11 19:52:02 - Last used 2016-08-03 16:58:21 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q=%s

doi
Digital Object Identifier. Useful if you have the doi of an article. [Example] doi 10.1021/ja0436594 Takes you to the article in the Journal of the American Chemical Society
2454 uses - Created 2005-07-18 18:53:06 - Last used 2016-08-25 01:17:44 - Nominate - Description - http://dx.doi.org/%s

amzj
Amazon.co.jp (Amazon Japan) Search
2454 uses - Created 2006-10-14 09:53:27 - Last used 2016-08-27 21:54:09 - Nominate - Description - http://amazon.co.jp/gp/search/field-keywords=%s

wunderground
Wunderground provides weather forecasts similar to Weather.com but does so in a more "raw" format if a user so chooses. This command provides a shortcut to entering the zipcode in the search bar on the actual website. Example: wunderground 90210 Would query wunderground with the Beverly Hills areacode.
2451 uses - Created 2008-02-13 02:25:25 - Last used 2016-08-24 08:53:19 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=%s

wo
Finds German weather information for a given postal code.
2450 uses - Created 2005-11-01 19:51:31 - Last used 2016-08-22 11:40:13 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wetteronline.de/cgi-bin/regframe?3&LANG=de&PLZ=%s&PLZN=Postleitzahlbereich%20%s&PRG=citybild

yj (Golden Egg)
search by Yahoo! JAPAN
2449 uses - Created 2005-06-10 01:03:21 - Last used 2013-10-24 17:48:57 - Description - http://search.yahoo.co.jp/bin/query?p=%s

kvzbsmensa
Displays the menu of the Restaurant of the KV Zurich Business School
2445 uses - Created 2016-04-19 05:55:13 - Last used 2016-08-28 13:51:27 - Nominate - Description - http://kv-zurich.sv-group.ch/uploads/tx_netvsvgmenu_mbs5/27980100/{date -format Y}W{date -format U}-de_27980100.pdf

olib
Performs a basic search of the University of Otago library catalogue Examples: olib Shakespeare olib Robinson Crusoe
2444 uses - Created 2009-10-09 09:31:10 - Last used 2015-10-16 07:13:56 - Nominate - Description - http://otago.lconz.ac.nz/vwebv/search?searchArg=%s&searchCode=GKEY^*&limitTo=none&recCount=25&searchType=1&page.search.search.button=Search

qq:
QQ status search: QQ is a IM software that is a hotest software in china.qq has provided a feature that allows people to display their QQ status via your blog. To query someone's status, simply type their QQ code: Example: qq: 297102223 You'll see a QQ button with their status: online, offline etc.
2440 uses - Created 2006-01-30 06:01:53 - Last used 2013-01-16 07:12:27 - Nominate - Description - http://wpa.qq.com/pa?p=1:%s:1 alt="µã»÷ÕâÀï¸øÎÒ·¢ÏûÏ¢"

pdf
Search for PDF files using Google. Basically uses the filetype: command for you.
2438 uses - Created 2005-07-06 09:35:15 - Last used 2016-08-22 09:47:09 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&q=filetype%3Apdf+%s&btnG=Google+Search&meta=

ne

2426 uses - Created 2005-06-10 19:43:48 - Last used 2016-04-26 11:08:14 - Nominate - Description - http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.asp?Submit=Go&DEPA=0&type=&description=%s&Category=0&minPrice=&maxPrice=&Go.x=0&Go.y=0

xwrds
XWRDS search. XWRDS is a crossword solution site that allows users to search by clue. To search for a specific clue just type it. Example: xwrds Bad thing to invoke
2421 uses - Created 2009-04-03 07:55:32 - Last used 2015-04-14 10:54:37 - Nominate - Description - http://www.xwrds.com/search/?q=%s

grooveshark
Search Groovesharp streaming mp3 database
2412 uses - Created 2010-01-04 08:59:43 - Last used 2016-01-11 11:15:15 - Nominate - Description - http://listen.grooveshark.com/#/search/songs/?query=%s

acf
Searches alt.comp.freeware Examples: acf acf screen capture ========== Old implementation: http://groups.google.com/group/alt.comp.freeware{ifThen -value1 %s -value2 -test EQUAL -then ?lnk=sg -else /search?group=alt.comp.freeware%26q=%s&qt_g=1%26searchnow=Search+this+group}
2405 uses - Created 2006-02-19 17:10:54 - Last used 2016-07-05 03:50:41 - Nominate - Description - http://groups.google.com/group/alt.comp.freeware{eop /search?group=alt.comp.freeware&q=@%s@&qt_g=1&searchnow=Search+this+group}

gar100
Permorm Google Argentina Searches showing 100 results
2398 uses - Created 2008-05-25 05:08:33 - Last used 2013-07-09 06:15:40 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com.ar/search?num=100&hl=es&as_qdr=all&q=%s&btnG=Buscar&meta=cr%3DcountryAR

Previous Page Next Page