Get the dirt behind the ditty

Stop the music and go visit Songfacts is a searchable database where you can find out the meaning and motivations behind the hits. The search feature plays nice with DuckDuckGo too:

Syntax: !songfacts “song title only”

Examples: !songfacts “disco duck”

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Want to be a musician? Join the ‘Club

If you ever wanted to learn an instrument, check out Cifra Club. With the use of video and simple diagrams, instructors will show you how to play popular songs fast and for free (here’s an example). The website is in Spanish but music is the language they speak.

Syntax: !cifraclub song title and/or artist

Example: !cifraclub radioactive imagine dragons

Sesshin meditation posters

Sesshin meditation posters are unique and are not available anywhere else. Visit Sesshin for a powerful new way to improve your meditation practice.


Watch videos, not the clock with !watch

You deserve a break. Why not catch a breather with something fun on YouTube? You can find anything jiminy quick by using the !watch command.

Syntax: !watch topic keywords (quotations are useful here)

Example: !watch “I want a new duck”

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Wheatbin is Open Source project management software that combines Kanban methodology with the Law of the Harvest. Visit


Music to your ears

Soundcloud is one of the best sites for discovering new music, and the !sc bang makes it even better. Search by genre, artist, playlist and more. Another great reason to use DuckDuckGo.

Syntax: !sc keywords

Example: !sc duck sounds

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How to pull a rabbit out of your hat

It’s all too common to get caught up in the rabbit hole of StubHub events. Stay on task with the !stubhub bang. Get the results you want instantly by searching your event before even loading the StubHub site.

Syntax: !stubhub event

Example: !stubhub “frightened rabbit” (quotation marks aren’t necessary)

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