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Install wordpress on rails app with subdomain.

Hello, I have created a droplet where i host my rails app. and i am following this tutorial. https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-secure-nginx-with-let-s-encrypt-on-ubuntu-18-04 now how can i create a subdomain where i can host my wordpress site on that same droplet.

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Greetings!

Basically two things need to happen for you to take your existing server, which currently uses Nginx to reverse proxy to a Rails app, and run a Wordpress site alongside it:

  1. New server block defined for Wordpress site.
  2. PHP installed / configured with Nginx, and that server block.

These steps will not be exact, given that you’re not working from a clean slate. However, this guide should make an excellent reference for the steps necessary in this process:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-wordpress-with-lemp-on-ubuntu-18-04

Jarland