Where to upload site files Ubuntu 14 with LEMP

March 31, 2015 1.2k views
LEMP Nginx

Hi,

Have installed LEMP on ubuntu 14.04 in one of droplets and have installed phpmyadmin. I also configured the vsftpd on the server using this tutorial and created the user saini and i am able to access the files via filezilla which is having various folders including Home/saini
and others.
I also have added a domain into the digitalocean DNS area and
now i am confused where to upload that site backups that i have downloaded??

Please someone help me in this.

3 Answers

The default web root for Nginx on Ubuntu is /usr/share/nginx/html/

You can change this directory via a setting in the virtualhost configuration in /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/default

Thanks ryan, there is no folder with the site name i added via digitalocean control panel. Do i have to create that folder or just upload the files in that folder as its the 1st site i added to DO.

I created another domain in Digitalocean DNS area but tafter adding it i am not seeing the dedicated folder for that domain in the html folder. What to do now?

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