ImageMagick and GD are two of the most frequently used graphic software libraries nowadays. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website feasible, so they need to be installed on a web server if you host your internet sites on it and you would want to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you shall be able to edit any image in many ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. Naturally, these changes are possible if the script app which you use on your site allows you to carry out such things. The two libraries can be used with many programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support over 100 popular image formats that you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Web Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are present on our outstanding cloud website hosting platform, therefore regardless of which of our cloud web hosting you pick, both apps shall be available and enabled as standard for your new account. They're a part of the software setting for your websites whatever the PHP version that you choose as we offer a number of different versions. Each custom or ready-made script app can use the libraries in order to create thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Based on the nature of your website, you can also provide a lot of options for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image editing software on a social network website and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed 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 script application that needs these libraries in order to operate properly. Lots of apps allow you to use charts and images - forums, content management systems, blog platforms, etc, which means that in case you use such software on our end, you are able to use all of its attributes - automatically generated thumbnails for pictures attached to a forum reply or easy to customize avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries will be available with all PHP versions which you'll be able to select through the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.