How to get NGINX on cPanel and WHM

cPanel and WHM is the industry leading control panel for hosting and managing websites in the most comfortable way possible. cPanel and WHM comes with Apache Web Server only and there’s no way to get NGINX Web Server officially. Still, there are several ways to get NGINX Web Server on cPanel and WHM and I will discuss both the free and paid ways to get it in this article.

Free Options

There are two well-known sources for getting NGINX Web Server on cPanel and WHM for completely free of cost.

Engintron (Recommended)

Engintron for cPanel and WHM is the easiest way to integrate Nginx on your cPanel and WHM server.

Read More and Install Engintron.


NGINXCP is a cPanel Nginx integration plugin. This plugin will increase your server performance and decrease server loads caused by apache.

Read More and Install NGINXCP.

Paid Options

There is only one source for getting most stable NGINX Web Server on cPanel and WHM by paying $5 USD per month.


CPNGINX Is a cPanel Nginx Plugin, Which Provides NGINX Web Server, Multi PHP, Nginx Firewall, Nginx Templates for Your cPanel Server.

Read More and Install CPNGINX.


So far, these 3 unofficial sources are the only way to get NGINX Web Server on cPanel and WHM Server. However, cPanel and WHM will officially support NGINX Web Server soon, Reference Link.

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Hey There! I am Tonmoy Ajize from Dhaka, Bangladesh. I am a Linux System Administrator and Customer Success Specialist.