These resources are great for setting up NGINX and WordPress:
- How to install Linux, NGINX, MySQL, PHP (LEMP) Stack on Ubuntu 14.04 from DigitalOcean
- How to install WordPress with NGINX on Ubuntu 14.04 from DigitalOcean
It’s simple, compared to Apache configs, but I always forget how to configure the NGINX server blocks. Step 6 in the second link shows how to manage these blocks.