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Server cannot recognize POST request

I’ve deployed an express API on a droplet and now I cannot POST to the API. When I try it says cannot GET /route when I POST from postman.

Thank you in advance!


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Bobby Iliev
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January 21, 2021
Accepted Answer

Hi there,

This sounds like there might be a problem with the Nginx configuration.

I could suggest using the Nginx configuration from this tutorial here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-a-node-js-application-for-production-on-ubuntu-16-04

If this still does not work, I would suggest chacking your Nginx error log for some more information and also possibly sharing your Nginx configuration here.

Regards, Bobby