Nginx (pronounced as “Engine-X”) is an open source web server that is often used as reverse proxy or HTTP cache. It is available for Linux for free.
In this tutorial we’ll install Nginx and set up a basic site.
What you’ll learn
- How to set up Nginx
- Some basic Nginx configuration
What you’ll need
- A computer running Ubuntu Server 16.04 LTS
- Some basic knowledge of command line use
Originally authored by Marcin Mikołajczak