ImageMagick and GD are two of the most popular graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site doable, so they need to be present on a server if you host your websites on it and you want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you'll be able to edit any image in various ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so forth. Naturally, these modifications are feasible if the script app that you employ on your internet site permits you to perform such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with numerous programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera., and support over one hundred frequently used image formats that you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and enabled as standard on our revolutionary cloud hosting platform, which means that your scripts will be able to use them regardless of the shared hosting that you select when you sign up. This will help you set up interactive websites without worrying about any sort of technical limitations on our end. When you have a portfolio website, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while in case you have a social network or a similar website which engages the guests in some way, you are able to offer them various editing solutions for the photographs that they upload. In addition, you can convert text to pictures, which will give you numerous opportunities regarding what content you will be able to offer on the website.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
As both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on the cloud platform where all semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you won't have any kind of problems to run any sort of script application that needs these libraries in order to operate properly. Numerous apps allow you to work with charts and images - message boards, cms, blog platforms, and many others, therefore if you employ such software on our end, you're able to use all of its attributes - automatically generated thumbnails for pictures linked to a forum reply or personalized avatars on a social network site, for example. Both libraries are available with all the PHP releases which you're able to select from the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.