Nginx (pronounced “engine-x”) is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server and reverse proxy, as well as an IMAP/POP3 proxy server., licensed under a BSD-like license. It is known for its high performance, stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. Nginx ...

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How to redirect in Nginx from Year/Month/Postname to Year/Month/Category/Postname

I am using Wordpress on Nginx, and I need to create these 301 redirects: from /%year%/%monthnum%/%postname%/ to /%year%/%monthnum%/%category%/%postname%/ from /%category%/%postname%/ to ...
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Wordpress with Photocrati Theme keeps resetting site URL - help solving underlying problem

I have a website running the Photocrati theme version 4.9.3 on an AWS t2.micro running Amazon Linux. I use PHP 5.6 with php-fpm and a very recent version of Nginx, compiled with a couple of modules. I ...
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WordPress tips for speed and performance [closed]

I have got some problems with performance, exactly page speed load on my Website. Here are things listed below: I have got WordPress installed on my VPS with Nginx platform. AMD 8 cpu's 2x SSD ...
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Nginx FastCGI_Cache Vs PHP Caching

I have been doing some experimenting with caching performance using loader.io and have been left with some puzzling results. I was originally on a shared host that used a LAMP stack. Even with ...
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Is it safe to give wordpress directories ownership to www-data?

I am not server or security expert so please excuse if my question sounds odd. I am running wordpress site on ubuntu 14.04 with nginx server. I had a problem while installing new plugin, So I have ...
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Using Wordpress with Apache behind an nginx reverse proxy

I hope you can help me solving my issue. I am running ngninx on a dedicated Server as a reverse proxy. My WordPress Application is on another VM, which is running apache2 as a Websever. Everything is ...
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Nginx WordPress and another Web app URL structure

I have got WordPress installed on my root example.com/ Website. Also I have another Web application that on example.com/my-app/ which has got ugly links like example.com/my-app/file.php?arg=value to ...
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WordPress multiple loops on home optimization

I am running an News Website based on WordPress with several plug-ins, including W3C Total Cache on my VPS (Nginx + PHP-FPM) server. The code of our home.php is: <!-- STICKY POSTS ...
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Server Move: All pages leading home

The Problem. No matter which URL I enter, all pages display the site's static front page. Known site URLs load the home page (but keep the URL entered) and should-be 404 paths like ...
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Wordpress Multisite FQDN Admin Access

I have a Wordpress multisite setup at http://in-autos.com and I have a sub-domain multisite structure and a FQDN http://billgattonsales.com My trouble: I can access the Admin area by visiting either ...
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Nginx 404 error with permalinks

I've been trying to figure this out for days via google, but none of the solutions have worked. I'm running Nginx on a DigitalOcean droplet, newest version of Wordpress, and I'm getting 404s when I ...
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Redirect while passing a variable in nginx

I have a redirect that almost works, I want to redirect the following pattern https://domain.com/foo/bar to https://domain.com/index.php/foo/?var=bar but still display https://domain.com/foo/bar ...
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NGINX 301 redirect to permalink with Post ID

I have old permalink structure like: /%postname% But now I want to change it to: /%postname%-%post_id% I'm easily to do this via permalink settings, but how I can setup proper 301 redirect in ...
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Wordpress, nginx, ispconfig3 404 in wp-admin, edit / delete load-scripts.php?

have a bit of a weird issue that I’ve spent the past 2 days trying to resolve. Basically I'm running LEMP with ispconfig3, and I’ve uploaded the wordpress files to the /var/www/www.com/web folder ...
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WordPress takes too long to show 404 error on images (on LEMP stack)

I have installed WordPress on LEMP stack on DigitalOcean and noticed that all the 404 images on the pages are taking too long to show a 404 error message. Those images are not existing so it will ...
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How to configure nginx to redirect requests to the uploads directory to the production server?

I'm just getting my feet wet with nginx. In the past I've used an .htaccess file in /wp-content/uploads so if my dev or staging server doesn't have the file it redirects to the production server: ...
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Rewrite old post images to https

I moved my site from http to https. I changed all template content to ssl, but the images in old posts are still served with http. How to catch all images and rewrite them to ssl with Nginx?
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WP Permalinks won't work without DNS in nginx (ip/folder)

I am trying to access some of my websites via http://ip.add.re.ss/domain.com so my client can update the website content BEFORE putting it online (pointing the DNS) The website is stored in ...
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Wordpress media upload “HTTP error”

When I try to upload an image, I get the following error: HTTP error. I know this problem has been solved hundred times but I can't find the right answer form my configuration. In the php.ini, I ...
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Can't get paramaters from url page of content

I'm build two plugins, each install on a different site. Plugin Site "A" for encryption all link on content of post, If I have some links look like : <a href="facebook.com">Go to facebook ...
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Nginx redirects to an extra subdirectory

I have a local site installed with VVV that I've installed in a subdirectory to try and mimic the production environment. http://localtest.dev/m/ Pages are working as expected ...
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Permalinks keep reverting to 404 unless I re-save them

I'm running the latest (and constantly updated) version of WordPress on Nginx. Every now and then I wake up to a site full of 404 errors. The fix is to go into the permalinks and just save the ...
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Change permalinks but old should redirect to new permalink

I want to change permalinks from date/postname to category/postname. But I still want old urls to work and redirect to the new url. Is this per auto in wp or do I need to write any code? What ...
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/wp-admin/ root gives a 404

I'm using the following nginx block to route mysite.com/blog to my /var/www/mysite/wordpress/ directory: location /blog { root /var/www/mysite/wordpress; rewrite ^/blog/(.+)$ /$1 break; ...
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Creating a URL re-write rule on Ngix causes re-direct loop with wp-admin

I have a Wordpress site hosted on Nginx by WP Engine. Currently it resolves requests to URLs either with or without a trailing slash. So, both of these URLs are functional: mysite.com/single-post ...
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Wordpress on apache + nginx proxy

I want to setup 2 server (digitalocean), one for apache and one for nginx. Nginx server will server static files and pass php request to apache server. So i have to setup my wordpress on 2 servers ? ...
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NGinx + Wordpress Subdomain Multi with core in Subdirectory

I have a WordPress install that works perfectly on a Apache server. I am currently in the process of both changing my hosting company (the new one offer NGinx) and my development stack (moving to ...
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Theme Load Error

For 2 days I'm struggling and hitting my head to find out the solution but no thing. The website isn't loading images on front-page and news-ticker not working at all. I tried to re-uploading the ...
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localhost config and pretty permalink

i am config my localhost by nginx why my pretty permalink not work? server { listen 80; ## listen for ipv4; this line is default and implied #listen [::]:80 default ipv6only=on; ## ...
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How can I have nginx serve WordPress at /blog?

How can WordPress be made to live at /blog, while another application handles the root directory /, using nginx? I have the ordinary subdomain setup right now, which works fine. I've read ...
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Weird POST action constantly going on

I am very confused by the following Nginx error log entries in my Wordpress site: 2015/06/10 14:58:47 [error] 6241#0: *130522 NAXSI_FMT: ...
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nginx - permalinks with .php in url not working

I'm moving a site from an Apache server to a nginx server. A lot of the pages have a .php extension at the end of the permalink. Trying to view those pages results in a nginx 404 Not Found. However ...
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Correct regex for Nginx FastCGI cache?

https://codex.wordpress.org/Nginx#Nginx_fastcgi_cache currently has the following regex: # Don't cache uris containing the following segments if ($request_uri ~* ...
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Nginx WP permalink 404 .html

Moving a site over from Apache to Nginx. The permalink structure is using: /%category%/%postname%.html Getting 404's for all links that use .html, I have been searching for hours and cannot find a ...
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Some permalinks are not working and show 404

I'm using WP 4.2.2 on NginX, with a multisite (subdomain) installation, and I have a strange problem. My site has about 18 posts and all post permalinks worked quite fine until this morning, when two ...
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Changing permalinks gives me 404 errors on nginx

EDIT It turns out that I was barking up the wrong tree trying to edit .htaccess, as nginx doesn't use it. What I apparently need to do is edit my .conf file. Before I read this, my_app.conf looked ...
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Nginx — Wordpress multisite with root folder in own directory

I have my Wordpress files in a directory called wed. I also have the following rewrite rules in my Nginx config: if (!-e $request_filename){ rewrite /wp-admin$ $scheme://$host$uri/ last; ...
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My add_rewrite_rule is returning a 404

I'm using Nginx and a custom add_rewrite_rule that looks like this: function add_pony() { //this should allow me to POST to domain.com/pony add_rewrite_rule('^pony$', 'index.php?pony=true', ...
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WordPress Multisite with NGINX, subfolders, and FROM a subfolder

Dear fellow WordPress enthusiasts, I am using WordPress multisite. The default blog works, with permalinks, but not the subblogs. I get a redirect loop when trying to access /wp-admin on a network ...
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How to block direct access to files upload in edd folder

My site server on a shared web hosting service with Cpanel and NGINX. I want to block direct access to files upload in the easy digital downloads upload folder ( wp-content/uploads/edd ). I use ...
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Using www along with non-www for main domain in multisite installation

I have a multisite installation that runs on Nginx. In my site's configuration file, I have set the server block as: server{ listen 80 default_server; server_name example.com ...
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Wordpress performance - W3 Total Cache and memcached/APCu

I have freshly installed Wordpress, Nginx with PHP-FPM, W3 Total Cache (plugin), memcached and APCu on PHP 5.5. I will run a benchmark on my local mac against the aforementioned AWS server using ...
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Wordpress Permalinks & Nginx Rewrite Rule Not Working

My Server configuration is: Nginx php-fpm5 I set up WordPress and it's working fine with custom permalink 'Day and name'. Now I want to set the rewrite rule in the nginx file and it's not working ...
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Nginx rewrite rule conflict with WordPress permalinks rule

Facing issue with nginx url rewrite rules. What I want is to serve http://example.com/2015/03/23/post-title/ page when someone tries to access http://example.com/2015/03/23/myfeed/post-title/ url. And ...
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Mapping subdomain to point to sudirectory site in WordPress Multisite Network

I installed WordPress multisite (the sites runs in the root folder) and have created a site as a subdirectory. The web server used is Nginx. I now want to map the main domain example.com to the ...
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Prompted for FTP details even with FS_DIRECT set to true

I am running WordPress 4.1 Multisite on CentOS with NGINX. I have set define('FS_METHOD','direct'); in wp-config.php but am still getting prompted for FTP credentials when trying to install a plugin. ...
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Why does defining MULTISITE true change the database connection in use

I have taken a copy of a multisite install to work on it locally. I've noticed that if I set define('MULTISITE', true); in wp-config, I get the standard database connection error. If I disable ...
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Proxy caching WordPress with Nginx

I will Elaborate more : I want to know how can i configure my nNginx serve to use the Proxy caching for my wordpress. I readed in a guide that the Proxy caching of Nginx is that powerfull that if ...
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How do I fix permalink and media library issues on a LEMP stack?

So, I'm setting up a wordpress site on Digital Ocean's IaaS. I'm using nginx as a proxy and web server (instead of apache), so a LEMP stack. I was able to get my site up and running, though there are ...
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Varnish + Nginx for Wordpress is Good?

i m instaling my new server and trying make some good environment for my wordpress so i wanna know if installing Varnish + Nginx is good idea and will speed up my wordpress website or there is other ...