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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".

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

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}

webster
Looks up a word in the Merriam-Webster online dictionary.
2624 uses - Created 2005-06-17 13:03:55 - Last used 2017-08-16 06:03:33 - Nominate - Description - http://www.webster.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=%s

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

de2es
German <-> Spanish translation
2612 uses - Created 2014-02-24 05:43:22 - Last used 2017-08-16 00:48:06 - Nominate - Description - http://es.pons.com/traducci%C3%B3n?q=%s&l=dees&in=&lf=de

fdi
The Free dictionary with a parameter
2605 uses - Created 2007-08-25 19:18:38 - Last used 2017-08-16 11:01:58 - Nominate - Description - http://thefreedictionary.com/%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

gh
Search for projects on github.com git, home of git repository hosting & general development awesomeness
2588 uses - Created 2005-06-21 02:18:29 - Last used 2017-08-15 13:21:23 - Nominate - Description - http://github.com/search?q=%s

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

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. ^_^
2584 uses - Created 2005-06-06 05:13:54 - Last used 2017-08-16 09:22:12 - Description - http://www.guitarnotes.com/tabs/tabsearch.cgi?query=%s&engine=tabs

top
Find the best cool sites for any type of site. Just type the word "top" followed by anything like this: top blogs
2584 uses - Created 2005-06-28 02:33:22 - Last used 2017-08-06 09:45:29 - Nominate - Description - http://www.joetech.com/?fwd=top+%s

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

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

feedly

2572 uses - Created 2009-12-22 06:14:45 - Last used 2017-08-10 13:29:06 - Nominate - Description - http://www.feedly.com/home

fliccr (Golden Egg)
Search Flickr for photos licensed under a Creative Commons (cc) licence.
2571 uses - Created 2007-11-12 09:10:58 - Last used 2017-08-15 07:01:24 - Description - http://flickr.com/search/?q=%s&l=cc&ss=1&ct=6

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

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…
2563 uses - Created 2005-07-11 19:52:02 - Last used 2017-08-09 10:45:18 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.com/search?ie=UTF-8&sourceid=navclient&gfns=1&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…
2559 uses - Created 2005-07-06 06:20:40 - Last used 2017-05-30 03:20:45 - 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
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}}

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
2552 uses - Created 2005-06-22 01:16:12 - Last used 2017-08-11 15:53:25 - Nominate - Description - http://memory-alpha.org/en/wiki/%s[use _ for spaces]

sxc (Golden Egg)
Searches stock.xchng [sxc.hu]. ========== Old implementation: http://sxc.hu/browse.phtml?f=search&txt=%s&w=1
2548 uses - Created 2005-06-09 03:18:32 - Last used 2017-03-02 03:56:02 - Description - http://www.sxc.hu/browse.phtml?f=search&txt=%s&w=1&x=0&y=0

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.
2547 uses - Created 2008-02-13 02:25:25 - Last used 2017-07-28 13:27:14 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=%s

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
2538 uses - Created 2005-06-22 08:41:14 - Last used 2017-07-13 21:03:45 - 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

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
2527 uses - Created 2005-08-24 12:01:57 - Last used 2017-08-02 08:03:56 - 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

auk
Search Amazon.co.uk from YubNub...
2518 uses - Created 2009-02-22 08:22:28 - Last used 2017-08-14 15:06:12 - Nominate - Description - http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_ss_w_h_?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=%s&x=0&y=0

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

/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=

gimcc
Search Google Images for Creative Commons licensed and public domain imagery. Simply type your search parameter: Example: gimcc porsche 911
2513 uses - Created 2009-07-20 01:22:54 - Last used 2017-08-11 02:53:09 - Nominate - Description - http://images.google.com/images?q=%s&as_rights=(cc_publicdomain|cc_attribute|cc_sharealike|cc_noncommercial|cc_nonderived)

pdf
Search for PDF files using Google. Basically uses the filetype: command for you.
2511 uses - Created 2005-07-06 09:35:15 - Last used 2017-08-10 17:42:58 - Nominate - Description - http://www.google.co.uk/search?hl=en&q=filetype%3Apdf+%s&btnG=Google+Search&meta=

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

steam
Search the steam store for a game with this name
2498 uses - Created 2010-07-12 03:23:18 - Last used 2017-08-16 09:45:22 - Nominate - Description - http://store.steampowered.com/search/?term=%s

snopes
Searches the Urban Legends reference pages at snopes
2497 uses - Created 2005-06-21 16:31:16 - Last used 2017-07-15 15:34:18 - 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

wund
Weather Wunderground weather search. Example: wund 94107 Example: wund san francisco CA
2496 uses - Created 2006-02-21 19:05:48 - Last used 2017-08-09 19:19:41 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wunderground.com/cgi-bin/findweather/getForecast?query=%s

af
Where do lost acronyms go? Find yours here!
2495 uses - Created 2005-06-13 18:01:51 - Last used 2017-07-26 11:20:00 - Nominate - Description - http://www.acronymfinder.com/af-query.asp?Acronym=%s&String=exact

wo
Finds German weather information for a given postal code.
2493 uses - Created 2005-11-01 19:51:31 - Last used 2017-08-10 19:40:24 - Nominate - Description - http://www.wetteronline.de/cgi-bin/regframe?3&LANG=de&PLZ=%s&PLZN=Postleitzahlbereich%20%s&PRG=citybild

eebay
Search ebay Spain Busca en ebay España
2492 uses - Created 2005-07-20 09:40:20 - Last used 2017-08-11 12:27:05 - Nominate - Description - http://www.ebay.es/sch/items/?_nkw=%s

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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]

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]

stpg
SSL secured search on Startpage.com, a privacy protecting way to search with Google results without storage of IP numbers or other personally identifiable information.
2488 uses - Created 2010-10-15 14:49:13 - Last used 2017-08-16 10:01:27 - Nominate - Description - https://startpage.com/do/metasearch.pl?query=%s

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