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YubNub Alternatives

YubNub is described as 'networking web service with a command line–style interface. It allows users to create and use commands which are mapped to webpages and web services.FeaturesCommands can be created for most websites and services' and is a web search engine in the online services category. There are three alternatives to YubNub, not only websites but also apps for Windows, Firefox, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Ubiquity, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to YubNub are Shortwave and Shortmarks.

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  1. Ubiquity icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox
    5 alternatives to Ubiquity 

    A Mozilla Firefox extension, Ubiquity is a collection of quick and easy natural-language-derived commands that act as mashups of web services. Allowing users to get information and relate the same to current and other webpages.

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    This app doesn't have any features at the moment.

    Doesn't exist anymore on "official" link. Last update reported on Wikipedia from 2012.

  2. Shortwave icon


    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    5 alternatives to Shortwave 

    Shortwave is an extensible quick-search and shortcut bookmark. Drag the Shortwave bookmark onto your browser bookmarks bar. Clicking the bookmark will result in a JavaScript prompt.

    Shortwave responds to commands. A command consists of a predefined trigger plus optional search t.

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  3. Shortmarks

    3 alternatives to Shortmarks 

    Shortmarks is like an enhanced speed dial for web browsing. It lets you visit and search your favorite web sites by only typing a letter or two. You can skip the front page of any search engine and go straight to the results.

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    1.  Command line interfaceShortmarks either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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