How To Serve Static Files With an Ubuntu VPS

For those who work with endpoints and executable servers might sometimes notice that a specific task doesn’t require a back-end to load. Examples of this are HTML template rendering (for static returns) and basic non-markup text transfer. But when this is the case, using a high-performance load balancer like Nginx can leave you scratching your head on the configuration. My good friend who originally mentioned this to me had a good point, as a quick search on Google yields results that are nearly all irrelevant towards the end goal:

Serving Static Files