How to execute PHP code in HTML under nginx server

1.0 Error

PHP code was not getting executed in the index.html file when the concerned website was opened in a browser. nginx server was being used to serve the web pages.

2.0 Solution

2.1 Install php7.0-fpm

$ sudo apt-get install php7.0-fpm
2.2 nginx configuration

Add the following lines to the nginx configuration file, /etc/nginx.confRead more