NGINX Simplified For Absolute Beginners
3.7 (45 ratings)
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NGINX Simplified For Absolute Beginners

Easy to follow introduction to NGINX server setup
3.7 (45 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
3,970 students enrolled
Last updated 3/2018
English
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 4 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn how to install custom NGINX web servers from scratch
  • How to create complex environments such as load balancing, reverse proxy,caching with zero cost.

  • Set yourself up for a promotion with your new NGINX managment skill

Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of Linux command line
Description

LEARN NGINX IN JUST 1 HOUR  

Are you looking to further your career by learning how to set up a web server with NGINX?

Do you want to master the fundamentals and core components of NGINX, but don't want to waste 7 hours on a repetitive course, when you can learn the same in a short, to-the-point 1 hour course? 

Do you want the ability to create complex environments such as load balancing, reverse proxy,caching with zero cost?

My NGINX for beginners course is all you need to acquire the real world job skills of NGINX management - that will further your career fast!

This course is a step-by-step introduction on how to install & configure an NGINX web server from scratch, taught by an experienced System Administrator.

How to install and configure NGINX, NGINX service management, binary, NGINX on Wordpress, MySQL server & more - it's all covered step-by-step.

This course will give you a solid theoretical understanding of NGINX as well as the practical skills to use it proficiently at your job. 


WHAT IS NGINX?

NGINX is open source software for web serving, reverse proxying, caching, load balancing, media streaming, and more. 

It started out as a web server designed for maximum performance and stability. In addition to its HTTP server capabilities, NGINX can also function as a proxy server for email (IMAP, POP3, and SMTP) and a reverse proxy and load balancer for HTTP, TCP, and UDP servers.

NGINX is an open source web server that is quickly gaining ground, and is expected to be the most widely installed web server software in the future


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Who this course is for:
  • Beginners with no prior experience with NGINX, but with some basic understanding of hosting & networking concepts
Course content
Expand all 32 lectures 01:06:12
+ Introduction to Nginx
4 lectures 08:08
  • Basic advantages of Nginx   

Preview 01:16
  • What is nginx and it’s history

Introduction to Nginx
04:08
  • Nginx compared to other web servers

  • Number of Nginx installations   

Nginx in numbers
01:19
Section 1 Q&A
01:25
+ Installing Nginx on a VPS
11 lectures 24:21
  • Introduction to this section

Introduction
00:35
  • Installing a VPS on Digital Ocean

Preparing a VPS server
03:22
  • Installation of SSH Secure Shell 3.2.9 SSH client

Installing SSH client
02:12
  • Connecting to a VPS using password

Preview 02:21
  • A word or two about different installation versions

Installation options
01:08
  • Installing from epel repository

Installation with yum-a default version
02:28
  • Installing mainline version from Nginx repository

Installing a mainline version
02:54
  • Installing Stable version from Nginx repository

Installing a stable version
01:26
  • Managing sysV Nginx service

Preview 02:41
  • Setting iptables firewall to allow HTTP and SSH access to a VPS

Firewall setup(iptables)
02:57
+ Installation from source
8 lectures 12:54
  • Introduction to this section

Introduction
00:27
  • Discussing advantages of source installation

Advantages of installation from source
01:03
  • Installing packages needed for source installation

Preinstallation
03:00
  • Using configure script with some usual arguments to configure compilation

Configuration with configure script
01:25
  • Compiling and installing the source installation

Compilation and installation
01:42
  • Basic commands for Nging binary

Preview 01:48
  • Removing source installation   

Removing installation
01:37
Section 3 Q&A
01:52
+ Wordpress installation
6 lectures 17:33
  • Introduction to WordPress

Introduction to Wordpress Installation
00:49
  • Installing and configuring MySQL server

  • Creating database and user for WordPress

MySQL Server
03:23
  • Installing PHP and necessary modules

  • Installing PHP-FPM processor

PHP and PHP-FPM
02:25
  • Configuring Nginx to work with PHP-FPM

Nginx Configuration
03:03
  • Downloading and extracting Wordpress package

  • Web installation

  • Logging to admin panel and viewing site

Wordpress Web Installation
05:43
Section 4 Q&A
02:10
+ Conclusion
3 lectures 03:16
  • Few words what you learned in each lesson

What have we learned
02:00
  • A few advices for the end

Conclusion
01:08
Bonus Lecture: Course discounts & newsletter
00:08