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Trying to install Comodo SSL cert and get "nginx: [emerg] "server" directive is not allowed here"

I’ve tried editing both /etc/nginx/sites-enabled and /etc/nginx/nginx.conf to no avail, i get the same error every time!

What’s going wrong here?

I’m on Ubuntu 14.04.

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You’ve got a server {...} block in the wrong spot, paste your nginx.conf and relevant files from sites-enabled and I’ll try to help you fix it.