Nginx – How to disable access (http and https) to a website using IP address [New Question]

A quick question, answered on Heelpbook, about how to “Disable access (http and https) to a website using IP address”, on Linux platforms using Nginx web/reverse proxy server . This will help forcing access to web sites and applications using only FQDNs. Read More …

Nginx – Password Protect Web Directories

Managers of web projects often need to protect their work one way or another. Often people ask how to password protect their website while it is still in development. On an Apache web server, it’s possible to password protect a directory using .htaccess and .htpasswd files. However, .htaccess files are not supported on Nginx. Read More …

Nginx – Enable HTTP/2

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Version 2 (HTTP/2) is the latest version of the HTTP protocol, published as an IETF standard in RFC 7540 in 2015. The focus of the protocol is on performance; specifically, end-user perceived latency, network and server resource usage. Read More …