A guide to hosting static websites using NGINX

Learn how to host a static website using a VM and NGINX!

Joseph Gefroh
7 min readSep 4, 2017

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NGINX is a very powerful web server. You can do a ton of things with it, such as setting up reverse proxies or load balancing. It can also be used to host your static website.

Now, keep in mind that there are many options when it comes to hosting static websites…

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Joseph Gefroh

VP of Product and Engineering @ HealthSherpa. Opinions my own. Moved to Substack. https://jgefroh.substack.com/