Nginx Helper

Cleans nginx's fastcgi/proxy cache or redis-cache whenever a post is edited/published. Also does a few more things.

The wordpress plug-in Nginx Helper is great to have. The extension is created by rtCamp. rtCamp is a WP plugin developer. For the plugin to download you need to have at least wordpress v 3.0. In total there are 27 users that rated Nginx Helper.

Nginx Helper was used 100.000 times! It has a score of 88 out for 100, 22 people gave it a 5 star rating.

Questions about Nginx Helper

How can I install Nginx Helper

Most common question for Nginx Helper

Where can I download Nginx Helper?

You can get the plugin with the Download button.

How can I use Nginx Helper?

The documentation for the plug-in can be read on different locations. You can read it on the wordpress website

Is Nginx Helper safe to use?

Yes it’s very safe to get Nginx Helper. But you have to make sure to always update your WP, and do not forget your wp backup

How van I get support for Nginx Helper?

Via the website of the developer|wordpress|the wordpress forum you can get the support from the creator



NameNginx Helper
Downloads1.033.966 times
Last update2022-02-16 8:39am GMT
Date created2012-09-28


  1. Removes index.php from permalinks when using WordPress with nginx.
  2. Adds support for purging redis-cache when used as full-page cache created using nginx-srcache-module
  3. Adds support for nginx fastcgi_cache_purge & proxy_cache_purge directive from module. Provides settings so you can customize purging rules.
  4. Adds support for nginx map{..} on a WordPress-multisite network installation. Using it, Nginx can serve PHP file uploads even if PHP/MySQL crashes. Please check the tutorial list below for related Nginx configurations.

You will need to follow one or more tutorials below to get desired functionality: