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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".

lastfm
Last.FM User Page. Last.FM provides an overview of a user's listening habits, including recently played tracks, favorite songs and favorite artists. To look up a particular user's page, simply type the user name. Example: lastfm imran
2675 uses - Created 2006-02-03 03:52:01 - Last used 2017-06-20 20:00:18 - Nominate - Description - http://www.last.fm/user/%s

timer (Golden Egg)
An online break reminder. Basically it will bug you to take a break every 30 minutes (you can configure the time interval). If you're not ready to take a break yet, you can snooze for 5 minutes (again, you can configure this time interval), after which it will bug you again. Go away, rest your eyes, and when you come back, hit the big Restart button -- this will reset the clock back to 30 minutes. Example: timer 45
2673 uses - Created 2005-07-24 03:51:18 - Last used 2017-07-20 05:29:31 - Description - http://jonathanaquino.com/timer/?minutesBetweenNotifications=%s

gnote
NAME gnote - Search Google Notebook SYNOPSIS gnote [SEARCH TERM] EXAMPLES gnote flickr (this returns a search of your personal Google Notebook for the term flickr. Must be logged in for it to work) gnote -p flickr (searches all public Google Notebooks for the term flickr) gnote (takes you to the main Notebook page) This commands lets your search the Google Notebook tool. http://www.google.com/notebook/ If you use the flag "-p" before your search term it will search public pages. Without the "-p…
2665 uses - Created 2006-05-16 16:56:31 - Last used 2017-03-19 17:53:00 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/notebook/{ifempty -value ${p} -then fullpage?q=%s -else search?q=${p}}

strLcase (Golden Egg)
An alias for lcase. I thought it would be handy to have all the string manipulation commands prefixed by "str"
2663 uses - Created 2005-08-13 19:52:58 - Last used 2015-06-29 06:49:18 - Description - http://www.yubnub.org/parser/parse?command=lcase+%s

fdi
The Free dictionary with a parameter
2662 uses - Created 2007-08-25 19:18:38 - Last used 2017-10-11 07:08:57 - Nominate - Description - http://thefreedictionary.com/%s

gst
Gets you to www.gatheringstatic.com
2638 uses - Created 2010-02-24 02:22:46 - Last used 2017-05-20 08:33:18 - Nominate - Description - http://www.gatheringstatic.com

webster
Looks up a word in the Merriam-Webster online dictionary.
2634 uses - Created 2005-06-17 13:03:55 - Last used 2017-10-02 22:49:40 - Nominate - Description - http://www.webster.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=%s

qub
Search Queen's University Belfast through Google
2633 uses - Created 2006-10-02 11:59:58 - Last used 2015-01-16 12:42:48 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?q=%s%20site%3Aqub.ac.uk

godaddy
Check availability of domain name on GoDaddy.com Usage: godaddy [domainName] godaddy [domainName] -tld [.com/.org/.net ...] -tld - top-level domain, default to .com
2630 uses - Created 2006-01-29 00:01:36 - Last used 2017-02-15 07:41:42 - Nominate - Description - https://www.godaddy.com/gdshop/registrar/search.asp?se=%2B&ci=164&domainToCheck=%s&checkAvail=1&tld=${tld=.com}

auk
Search Amazon.co.uk from YubNub...
2630 uses - Created 2009-02-22 08:22:28 - Last used 2017-10-21 05:25:17 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_ss_w_h_?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=%s&x=0&y=0

f1s
search www.freeones.com. just enter the name of porn star they are looking for.
2622 uses - Created 2005-06-30 12:59:48 - Last used 2017-03-23 01:55:30 - Nominate - Description - http://www.freeones.com/cgi-bin/search.cgi?b=%s

steam
Search the steam store for a game with this name
2607 uses - Created 2010-07-12 03:23:18 - Last used 2017-10-22 12:13:32 - Nominate - Description - http://store.steampowered.com/search/?term=%s

2del
Send url to deliciious.Usage: 2del [url]
2603 uses - Created 2011-03-24 00:01:52 - Last used 2016-09-04 19:41:25 - Nominate - Description - http://delicious.com/save?url=%s

top
Find the best cool sites for any type of site. Just type the word "top" followed by anything like this: top blogs
2589 uses - Created 2005-06-28 02:33:22 - Last used 2017-10-22 12:58:26 - Nominate - Description - http://www.joetech.com/?fwd=top+%s

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. ^_^
2588 uses - Created 2005-06-06 05:13:54 - Last used 2017-10-12 14:31:02 - Description - http://www.guitarnotes.com/tabs/tabsearch.cgi?query=%s&engine=tabs

froo
Froogle Search!
2586 uses - Created 2005-06-24 00:40:22 - Last used 2016-11-19 11:12:08 - Nominate - Description - http://froogle.google.com/froogle?q=%s&btnG=Search+Froogle

trz
Search http://www.torrentz.com Example: trz family guy
2586 uses - Created 2007-03-13 13:17:05 - Last used 2017-07-22 07:44:05 - Nominate - Description - http://www.torrentz.com/search?x=0&y=0&q=%s

feedly

2574 uses - Created 2009-12-22 06:14:45 - Last used 2017-10-19 10:14:33 - Nominate - Description - http://www.feedly.com/home

dpts
Debian Package Tracking System. Query the Debian QA for the complete (quality) status of a package. To find a source/binary package, just type the package name. Example: dpts ruby1.8
2573 uses - Created 2005-07-01 13:57:52 - Last used 2016-11-27 04:44:06 - Nominate - Description - http://packages.qa.debian.org/common/index.html?src=%s

fliccr (Golden Egg)
Search Flickr for photos licensed under a Creative Commons (cc) licence.
2573 uses - Created 2007-11-12 09:10:58 - Last used 2017-08-31 07:48:45 - Description - http://flickr.com/search/?q=%s&l=cc&ss=1&ct=6

ssc
Scroogle SSL Search (copy of sscr) no cookies | no search-term records | access log deleted after 7 days
2573 uses - Created 2010-07-28 10:47:15 - Last used 2015-04-19 17:27:08 - Nominate - Description - https://ssl.scroogle.org/cgi-bin/nbbwssl.cgi?Gw=%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…
2572 uses - Created 2005-07-11 19:52:02 - Last used 2017-10-19 13:23:15 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&q=%s

blub (Golden Egg)
blub - Bloglines Subscribe. Subscribe to the given blog using the Bloglines RSS reader. Auto-discovers the feed, if any. Example: blub http://jonaquino.blogspot.com
2569 uses - Created 2005-07-29 06:08:19 - Last used 2015-11-06 19:57:08 - Description - http://www.bloglines.com/sub/%s[no url encoding]

gita
Cerca su Google Italia in pagine in italiano.
2566 uses - Created 2005-10-19 13:34:34 - Last used 2015-10-02 03:26:29 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.it/search?hl=it&q=%s&btnG=Cerca&meta=lr%3Dlang_it

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?
2564 uses - Created 2005-07-18 02:46:31 - Last used 2017-08-03 22:04:46 - Description - http://www.answers.com/bb/bbsearch.jsp?Q=%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.
2564 uses - Created 2008-02-13 02:25:25 - Last used 2017-10-16 03:29:12 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=%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…
2561 uses - Created 2005-07-06 06:20:40 - Last used 2017-08-30 10:53:38 - Description - http://www.lipsum.com/feed/${f}/?amount=${a}&what=${t}&start=${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
2560 uses - Created 2005-06-22 01:16:12 - Last used 2017-10-15 03:02:24 - Nominate - Description - http://memory-alpha.org/en/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

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
2557 uses - Created 2005-07-17 08:44:43 - Last used 2017-01-18 22:06:22 - Nominate - Description - paview {date -format Y-m-d -offset -${age=7}}

sxc (Golden Egg)
Searches stock.xchng [sxc.hu]. ========== Old implementation: http://sxc.hu/browse.phtml?f=search&txt=%s&w=1
2549 uses - Created 2005-06-09 03:18:32 - Last used 2017-10-04 04:01:44 - 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

us
Searches the Ultisearch Directory
2539 uses - Created 2005-06-22 08:41:14 - Last used 2017-09-04 00:28:30 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ultisearch.co.uk/search.html?q=%s

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

wund
Weather Wunderground weather search. Example: wund 94107 Example: wund san francisco CA
2532 uses - Created 2006-02-21 19:05:48 - Last used 2017-10-16 06:01:52 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=%s

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

lfm
Last.fm music search. ========== Old implementation: http://www.last.fm/explore/?artistname=%s&submit.x=0&submit.y=0
2529 uses - Created 2005-08-24 12:01:57 - Last used 2017-09-26 22:59:28 - Nominate - Description - http://www.last.fm/music?m=all&q=%s

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

pdf
Search for PDF files using Google. Basically uses the filetype: command for you.
2522 uses - Created 2005-07-06 09:35:15 - Last used 2017-10-23 03:49:38 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&q=filetype%3Apdf+%s&btnG=Google+Search&meta=

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.
2514 uses - Created 2005-06-14 06:51:53 - Last used 2017-08-15 10:55:58 - Description - http://yubnub.org/kernel/ls?args=%s

gimcc
Search Google Images for Creative Commons licensed and public domain imagery. Simply type your search parameter: Example: gimcc porsche 911
2514 uses - Created 2009-07-20 01:22:54 - Last used 2017-09-14 14:37:50 - Nominate - Description - http://images.google.com/images?q=%s&as_rights=(cc_publicdomain|cc_attribute|cc_sharealike|cc_noncommercial|cc_nonderived)

/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=

eebay
Search ebay Spain Busca en ebay España
2512 uses - Created 2005-07-20 09:40:20 - Last used 2017-10-22 14:21:25 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ebay.es/sch/items/?_nkw=%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

wo
Finds German weather information for a given postal code.
2505 uses - Created 2005-11-01 19:51:31 - Last used 2017-10-22 22:14:41 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wetteronline.de/cgi-bin/regframe?3&LANG=de&PLZ=%s&PLZN=Postleitzahlbereich%20%s&PRG=citybild

af
Where do lost acronyms go? Find yours here!
2498 uses - Created 2005-06-13 18:01:51 - Last used 2017-10-05 10:20:16 - Nominate - Description - http://www.acronymfinder.com/af-query.asp?Acronym=%s&String=exact

snopes
Searches the Urban Legends reference pages at snopes
2498 uses - Created 2005-06-21 16:31:16 - Last used 2017-10-18 19:04:42 - 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

gmd (Golden Egg)
Search Greasemonkeyed.com, the repository of Greasemonkey scripts. Usage: gmd [search term] b.a.
2496 uses - Created 2005-07-22 15:32:30 - Last used 2017-07-17 12:34:03 - Description - http://userscripts.org/scripts/search?q=%s&commit=Search

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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…
2491 uses - Created 2006-01-25 02:24:32 - Last used 2016-09-04 09:37:32 - Nominate - Description - g site:{ extractDomainName { url {% 1 %s} } } {% 2- %s} [no url encoding]

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