ImageMagick and GD Library
Find out more about ImageMagick and GD Library to find out why they're currently present on almost every web server.
If you want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the machine in which you host it needs to have the proper software for that. Rather than using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images based on the device a visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images via a script app. All these things are possible via ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software that can be set up on a server and which work with a wide range of popular scripting languages like: Perl, Python and PHP. Thus, you may use images with any web-based app that you would like, no matter what language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The two libraries will enable you to work with more than 100 different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so on.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Website Hosting
All the Linux shared website hosting packages
that we provide are generated on our revolutionary cloud platform and due to the fact that both GD Library and ImageMagick are present on it, your script applications will be able to use these software suites at any time. The libraries can be found with all of the PHP versions that we provide since we support PHP 4 and a number of versions of PHP 5. Regardless if you work with a custom script, one of the applications which you'll be able to install through the Hepsia Control Panel or some third-party application that you find on the worldwide web, you'll be able to build feature-rich multimedia sites, including image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and the users can work with charts and images in real time provided that the script offers such options.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud web hosting platform where your brand new semi-dedicated server
account shall be set up, so you can take advantage of the full features of any script application that requires any of these two libraries so as to manage images, like Joomla™
, WordPress, picture galleries, discussion boards, and many others. In case you are a web developer, you will be able to write the program code yourself since we also support a lot of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To provide you with even more options with regards to what sort of applications you're able to run, we support a variety of PHP releases - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. GD and ImageMagick are enabled for each of them, which means that the software environment on our servers will never restrict your choice in terms of the types of websites that you can have.