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Stupid computers. That is exactly how I feel after beating my head against the wall for the past week while migrating several sites to a new nginx server. These are my crib notes so I can find the answers in one place next time I mess up the configuration. My sites are running WordPress. Some are using one base domain with multiple hosts. Some of the hosts are going through a web proxy. Others are direct. Most of the hosts … Continue reading “Lessons Learned : nginx and mixed HTTP/HTTPS Hosting”