How to host multiple webites on Nginx

Would like to host multiple websites on Nginx Servers.

Take for example below domains should be hosted on single nginx server

abc.com
cde.com
efg.com
sivaatluriAsked:
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Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
Put your sites under /var/www/, example:

/var/www/abc.com/public_html

Create virtual host files for each website under /etc/nginx/sites-available/

For example: /etc/nginx/sites-available/abc.com

In each file you set a config similar to this:

 server {
        listen   80; 
        #listen   [::]:80 default ipv6only=on; 

        root /var/www/abc.com/public_html;
        index index.html index.htm;

        server_name abc.com;
}

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Repeat for all websites but replace the website name and folder name naturally...

Now for each virtual host you create make a link to sites-enabled:

sudo ln -s /etc/nginx/sites-available/abc.com /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/abc.com
sudo ln -s /etc/nginx/sites-available/cde.com /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/cde.com
sudo ln -s /etc/nginx/sites-available/efg.com /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/efg.com

Restart nginx.

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sivaatluriAuthor Commented:
Are the port numbers going to be same for all the websites...

What if I want to have each website a specific port?
Zephyr ICTCloud ArchitectCommented:
You can keep them the same or use different ports, your choice.
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