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How to setup virtual host for subdomain at Nginx server

Posted March 8, 2021 744 views
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Hello ,

my site is currently running on nginx server and i read one of your blog to setup nginx virtual host but in my case i have installed my site on /var/ww/html folder while your article saying to use /var/www/site1/html and /var/www/sute2/html. but now my site is running and i don’t know what step should i take as changing the path may cause serious problem and my lead to any serious issue .

please suggest me how can i install virtual host currently my site path is /var/www/html

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Hi there,

I could suggest following the steps from this tutorial here on how to set up Nginx server blocks:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-nginx-server-blocks-virtual-hosts-on-ubuntu-16-04

Hope that this helps!
Regards,
Bobby

by Justin Ellingwood
When using the Nginx web server, server blocks (similar to the virtual hosts in Apache) can be used to encapsulate configuration details and host more than one domain off of a single server. In this guide, we'll discuss how to configure server blocks in Nginx on an Ubuntu 16.04 server.