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Error 521, web server is down. Wordpress site not working.

Hi all,

I recently added Nginx to my server to host an additional website on my VPS. I got the new website working.

Though now my other website which is a Wordpress website is returning an error when I try to access its URL: Error 521, Web server is down.

I’ve tried my best to find a solution, but I can’t find anything that works for me.

I’d appreciate any advice! :)


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Hi there @WhyIsThisMyAlias,

I would recommend starting with the following steps on how to troubleshoot common Nginx problems:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/how-to-troubleshoot-common-nginx-issues-on-linux-server

Feel free to share the output of the commands here so that I could then try to further advise you.

Regards, Bobby