Nginx is one a very famous open-source web server application that we can also use as a reverse proxy cache server as well as a load balancer among other things. It is a powerful lightweight application amp also uses very few resources.
In this tutorial we will learn how to install Ngnix on CentOS amp RHEL servers. There are two ways with which we can install the Nginx on CentOS amp RHEL either using EPEL repositories or using the Nginx official repositories.
Recommended Read How to install NGINX on Ubuntu.
Also Read Scheduling CRON Jobs with Crontab for Beginners.
Nginx packages are not maintained on the default CentOSRHEL repositories amp are available on the EPEL repositories. So we need to install EPEL repositories on it first.
We have already discussed in detail how we can install the EPEL repository on CentOS in our tutorial HERE. You can also run the following.