ImageMagick and GD are two of the most widespread graphic software libraries nowadays. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on an internet site feasible, so they should be installed on a server if you host your sites on it and you would want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you'll be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so on. However, these adjustments are doable if the script app which you use on your website allows you to do such things. The 2 libraries can be used with many website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera., and support over 100 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 Shared Website Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and activated by default on our state-of-the-art cloud website hosting platform, so your scripts will be able to use them regardless of the Linux shared website hosting package that you select when you register. This will help you create multimedia websites without worrying about any sort of tech restrictions on our end. When you have a portfolio website, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while when you have a social network or a similar site which engages your guests in some way, you are able to offer them a variety of editing options for the pictures which they upload. Also, you can convert text to images, that gives you various opportunities as to what content you are able to offer on your website.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Since both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on the cloud hosting platform where all the semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you will not have any kind of problems to run any kind of script application that needs these libraries to operate effectively. Lots of applications allow you to use charts and pictures - discussion boards, content management systems, blog platforms, and many others, therefore in case you use 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 customizable avatars on a social network website, for example. Both libraries are available with all of the PHP releases which you are able to select through the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.