ImageMagick and GD are two of the most widely used graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on an internet site doable, so they should be present on a web server if you host your internet sites on it and you want to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you will be able to edit any image in many ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Of course, these adjustments are possible if the script app which you use on your website allows you to perform such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with many website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera., and support more than one hundred widely used image formats which you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Website Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library can be found and enabled by default on our state-of-the-art cloud hosting platform, which means that your scripts can use them whatever the cloud website hosting plan that you select when you register. This will help you create multimedia websites without having to worry about any technical 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 visitors in some way, you're able to provide them with various editing solutions for the pictures which they upload. You can also convert text to pictures, which will give you quite a lot of opportunities as to what content you're able to offer on your site.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
As both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud platform where all of 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 in order to function properly. Lots of applications allow you to use charts and images - community forums, cms, blog platforms, etcetera, so if you employ such software on our end, you're able to use all of its attributes - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or easy to customize avatars on a social network website, for example. The two libraries are provided with all PHP releases which you'll be able to select from the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.