How to migrate wordpress on nginx


For 4 days now i ahve been trying to migrate my wordpress blog from a shared hosting to DO .

I want my wordpress to be on Nginx but i have been stuck. all the tutorials does not work for me.

Please help… Thanks in advance

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Hello there,

We do have an article that covers the process, although it is with deprecated status, however, you can check it here:

You can use the WP All in One plugin or Duplicator to migrate all of your WordPress websites.

If you have to move some of the data manually you can do that via ssh using scp or rsync. Another option is to use an FTP client like FileZilla

Hope that this helps!

First i have created a directory healthable and moved my backup there and extracted it but then i can’t edit the wp-config as it will prompt me to create a new file with that name.

My database has been imported yet i can get it to work with the database user i created early.

I followed this tutorials