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 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 permalink & Nginx Rewrite Rule Not Working

My Server configuration is: Nginx php-fpm5 I setup WordPress and it is working fine with custom permalink 'Day and name'. Now I want to set the rewrite rule in nginx file and it is not working with ...
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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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Wordpress and NginX deny access to uploaded folders/files if not logged in

I have a wordpress installation on an nginx webserver. I have my users have to log-in to see any of the photos/files that I upload to the website. But, all of the photos get a direct link to the ...
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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 ...
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WordPress wp-admin https redirect loop

I am using nginx as my webserver and i have edited the configuration file to point to https, so i change the WordPress url settings to https and also added the WordPress force ssl admin code to my ...
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Subdomain-multisite with root blog in www.domain.com in Nginx

I have WordPress multisite running on a LEMP stack in a Laravel Homestead instance. I installed the MS network using subdomains inside a domain domain.app. I'd like the domain.app be accessible only ...
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Website directories sharing same root causing URL problem

I have a problem that is a 101 consequence of not using Wordpress multisite feature. The decision was not mine, and it can't be changed. Now, this is what happens: 3 separate wordpress websites are ...
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241 views

Nginx url rewrite rule problem

I am facing a problem with the permalink. Urls like http://example.com/sub-page/ works fine with the help of try_files $uri $uri/ /index.php?q=$uri&$args; Right now i am working on temporary ...
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Trouble with custom post type archive on multisite install

I have a problem with a post type archive on a multisite install. When try to access it on one of the sites I end up getting a 404. Checking the url shows the following, all other sites work without ...
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Wordpress homepage loads but all permalinks are 404 when using nginx & PHP-FPM

I have been trying to resolve an odd problem with my nginx config, which seems to have stopped working shortly after applying a Debian backports upgrade. The landing page of my blog ...
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How to update plugins in a distributed wordpress scenario?

I have wordpress running with nginx behind a load balancer. Everything is running well. However, given that I have multiple sets of files, what's the best way to update them all? Ansible? Looking for ...
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Subdirectory multisite - only root admin available on NGINX

I'm trying to set up a multisite subdirectory install on NGINX, with WordPress core in its own subdirectory, and running into some trouble. I'm using this file structure: ...
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Redirect the whole blog to SSL but not the RSS feed (under Nginx)

I have an Nginx installation and sadly, I'm seeing that a few posts aren't appearing on Feedburner because some sort of problem between Feedburner and SSL (I moved my blog to SSL recently). So, I ...
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Nginx + WordPress + HHVM: Why isn't Batcache working? Would Varnish help even more?

I've heard great things about HHVM, so I've setup a copy of WordPress blog (on another domain) with Nginx (with the Pagespeed module) and HHVM. Right now the benefits are obvious: on the same config, ...
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Pages, aside from admin-side and the home page, read “500 Internal Server Error - nginx/1.1.19”.

I've set up a WordPress website. I'm able to login, and browse the front page- but everything but the admin-side brings me to a white page with the texts "500 Internal Server Error - nginx/1.1.19". ...
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WordPress in subdirectory, Multisite using subdomains Nginx

I'm usually running WP on Nginx + PHP-FPM in a sub-directory (similar to Mark Jaquith's Skeleton) without any issues, all permalinks are working just fine. Now I tried to do this with WordPress ...
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Wordpress wp-ffpc + memcached + nginx [closed]

Seem to be having issues with the centmin build, nginx + memcached with wordpress and wp-ffpc plugin. When I have the plugin active. The site doesn't load, just get a white screen, memcached is ...
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Cache issues with redis and nginx

I have a problem with the rewrite rules in my nginx config file. I am running wordpress with nginx and redis to cache the site. I can get the redis to cache all pages not a problem, but as I am ...
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Nginx with Wordpress not showing template 404 for certain file types

I am using Nginx on Ubuntu to host a Wordpress site and everything is working great except certain file types return the Nginx 404 rather than the Wordpress template 404. For example: ...
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There are any drawbacks for serving Wordpress completely over HTTPS?

I've managed to configure an nginx server with HTTP and HTTPS for a single site Wordpress Installation. The main goal was to serve restricted pages over HTTPS but this ended up with a huge nginx.conf ...
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NGINX conf on WP Multisite enabled — subdirectory — images fail to load after updates

A server with nginx and WP 3.9.1 was working properly. The nginx helper plugin was updated two days ago and now no images or zip files in the uploads directory are available in the browser or the ...
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Limit file downloads to logged in users (WP + Nginx)

I am looking for a way to restrict access to mp3 files on my site to logged in users only. The approach listed here sounds pretty much like what I need: RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteCond ...
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How to debug failed changes to posts?

I just rebuilt my server with Ubuntu 14.04, Nginx 1.6.0, PHP 5.5.9 and Wordpress 3.9. I am able to complete the Wordpress install and login to the Wordpress dashboard, however, I can't make any ...
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Nginx rules for multi-site with fixed alias slugs

I had a working WP 3.5 site on apache2. We're moving to a new server and using Nginx. I have updated the files to WP 3.9 (latest current). Accessing /wordpress/ directly lets me see the master ...
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WordPress site displaying 404 for any page apart from index

My WordPress site is returning a 404 not found error on any page apart from the homepage and /wp-admin. I have no absolutely no idea why this is. My Permalinks are set up to use ...
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ReWrite Permalink to New Permalink Nginx

I used to have /%postname%/ permalink but something odd happened today, all links that I click suddenly redirect to home. So I changed the Permalink to /%category%/%postname%/ but this is a big ...
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WordPress Multisite with multiple domains using Nginx

I'm growing grey hair here. I've tried so many things and yet I can't get a grasp on how to set this up. Found tons of guides but no one goes through all aspects, which are: A single WP Multisite ...
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Wordpress and nginx, download some pages instead of serving them

Today i setup wordpress with nginx. The problem, i cant figure out, is that some pages will be served as expected and some other will be served as download. If i download them, the content is the sama ...
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Nginx rules for subdomain multisite install (Bedrock)

I'm trying to move an existing Bedrock based multisite instance to nginx and am having difficulty getting a set of nginx rules to mimic the original .htaccess. Bedrock places the crux of the files in ...
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get_posts ignoring 'category' and displaying all posts

I'm going a bit crazy on this one. I'm trying to display a list of posts in a category on an Admin page in a plugin I am writing. The following code works fine on my dev server (OS X/Apache): $args = ...
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WordPress - admin-ajax.php returns 502 Bad Gateway

I'm getting a 502 Bad Gateway error for wp-admin/admin-ajax.php -- this is a WP site, hosted on WebFaction, which is using nginx. Where it most obviously crops up is when adding a new post or page, ...
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Wordpress redirecting connections on port 8080 to 80

I have a wordpress blog which is served by apache2(on port 80) and nginx(on port 8080) on Ubuntu 12.04. Now whenever a client connects via port 80 all is hunky dory, but when a client connects to 8080 ...
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Random occurences of 502 Bad Gateway using Wordpress and Nginx

I am new to using Wordpress on Nginx and am seeing funny errors pop up here and there. For a while when I was searching for a new plugin through ...
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Remove site root trailing slash

I am using Wordpress for a "news" section on a e-commerce site. So the root of the wordpress install is in a sub-folder. www.mysite.com/news I have setup the home & site URL to reflect this in ...
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How to rewrite rules for WP-security in Nginx?

I have a WordPress website on a VPS running nginx. I have installed the WP Security plugin to improve the security of my site. After changing all the settings to my liking, a pop-up notifies me that I ...
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How to run a subdirectory multisite install under a subdomain

I am on a VPS running Nginx as a backend server. I want to set up a sub-directory multisite WordPress installation, however I want all sub-sites to be under one sub-domain also. For example: My main ...
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Apache extensions for WordPress' working without troubles

I have a new web server at the Hetzner EX60. With this new site I have many problems. First of all I need to say that I have problems with default theme and without any plugins. I tried to resolve ...
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nginx wordpress subdirectory Invalid post type

I have an Ubuntu server running Nginx, php-fpm, and wordpress in a subdirectory. My config looks like this: server { #My site configuration location /blog { root /home/user/www; ...
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Nginx config for NGG / NextGen Gallery [closed]

I run wordpress on nginx + php-fpm in a subfolder abc. I want to upload images into a NextgenGallery and the ajax-based uploader yields this: POST 404 for ...
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Large Woocommerce Site (83,000 items), What Can I Do? [closed]

So I have a really large woocommerce site (partsboss.co) that has around 83,000 items. It's on VPS hosting with digitalocean, and things were running super fast until around 50,000 items. Now the ...
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W3 Total Cache Minification - Any way to not use php? [closed]

I use nginx, php5-fpm and fastcgi_cache. W3TC minification seems good enough, but every include points to "minify.php?". I want to be able to keep my site up even if php and mysql server's goes down - ...
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How do I make the server response faster on search results

I have my own virtual server in the cloud, running nginx and APC. On this server I have one wordpress blog using the W3TC-plugin. I've enabled page cache and object cache using APC. When accessing ...