ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most frequently used graphic software libraries available on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website doable, so they need to be set up on a server if you host your sites on it and you want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you shall be able to edit any image in various ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. Of course, these changes are feasible if the script application which you employ on your site allows you to perform such things. The two libraries can be used with various programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so forth., and support over a hundred widely used image formats which you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and enabled as standard on our revolutionary cloud hosting platform, which means that your scripts can use them irrespective of the Linux cloud hosting package that you select when you join us. This will allow you to create interactive websites without having to worry about any sort of tech restrictions on our end. In case you have a portfolio site, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images that show your work, while when you own a social network or a similar site that engages your guests in some way, you'll be able to provide them with various editing options for the pictures they upload. You can also convert text to images, which will give you various opportunities as to what content you're able to offer on your website.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Since both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud platform where all of the semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you won't experience any problems to run any sort of script app that requires these libraries in order to function properly. A lot of apps allow you to use graphs and pictures - message boards, cms, blog platforms, etcetera, which means that in case you use such software on our end, you are able to use all of its features - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or personalized avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries are available with all the PHP versions which you are able to select through the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.