ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most frequently used graphic software libraries out there. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site feasible, so they ought to be set up on a server if you host your sites on it and you would like to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you shall be able to edit any image in a variety of ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Needless to say, these tweaks are possible if the script application which you employ on your website allows you to carry out such things. The 2 libraries can be used with different programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera., and support more than a hundred widely used image formats which you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Website Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available and activated by default on our innovative cloud web hosting platform, so your scripts can use them whatever the shared website hosting service that you select when you join us. This will allow you to create interactive websites without having to worry about any technical limitations on our end. If you have a portfolio website, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures which show your work, while when you own a social network or a similar website which engages your guests in some way, you will be able to provide them with various editing solutions for the images that they upload. In addition, you can convert text to images, that gives you many different opportunities regarding what content you can offer on your site.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Each semi-dedicated server plan that we provide includes ImageMagick and GD Library support as standard. The libraries will be enabled all of the time even if you switch the PHP version that is being used by your account, therefore you won't need to re-enable anything manually in case you switch from PHP 5 to PHP 4 or vice versa. If the script app that you use has inbuilt options to work with images and graphs, it'll function perfectly on our servers, no matter if you've obtained it online, if it's a part of the script library which you will be able to access from the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel or if you wrote it on your own. Using our services, you can generate multi-media image galleries, portfolio websites or feature-rich social network portals.