How to Setup Nginx on Linux

How to Setup Nginx on Linux

Contents Introduction Prerequisites Installing Nginx Firewall Setting Testing the Installation on browser Managing the Nginx service with systemctl Conclusion Introduction Nginx is a high-performance HTTP, free and open-source reverse proxy server and is pronounced as “engine x”. In comparison to the Apache web server, Nginx can handle a much large Read more…


Setting up Server Blocks with Nginx

Contents Introduction Prerequisites Creating Directory Structure Creating Server Blocks Summary Introduction Nginx Server Blocks can be used to run host multiple websites on a single server or machine. The Nginx Server Blocks are very similar to the virtual hosts in Apache. The blocks allow you to use different SSL certificates Read more…


Managing Redirects with Nginx

Contents Introduction Prerequisites Managing Redirects using Nginx Redirect from HTTP to HTTPS Create Temporary and Permanent Redirects Redirect from to Introduction Redirect is a function of the webserver which redirects traffic from one URL to another URL. Nginx is one of the most powerful reverse proxy tool for Read more…