ImageMagick and GD Library
Learn more about ImageMagick and GD Library to discover why they are now present on almost every server.
If you want to have dynamic images on your site, the server in which you host it ought to have the proper software for that. As opposed to using static images with a fixed size, you may have thumbnails and automatically resized images in accordance with the device a visitor uses or you can even flip and invert images through a script application. All these things are feasible via ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software which could be set up on a server and which work with a great number of popular scripting languages like: Perl, Python and PHP. That way, you may use images with any web-based application you want, regardless what language it was developed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will allow you to work with more than a hundred different image formats such as GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etc.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Website Hosting
Our tailor-made cloud server platform will supply the suitable software environment for all of your websites whatever the content that you want to have. Galleries and all other kinds of websites that work with images and charts are not an exception since ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible with all the cloud website hosting
that we offer. Your account will be set up on the cloud platform and regardless of which PHP version you want to use (4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5), both the libraries will be enabled as standard, not on demand. Given that the script application that you are using offers such functions, you will be able to use images from the administrative area, while your site visitors will be able to do this by using the front end of your site.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud platform where all the semi-dedicated server
accounts are created, you will not experience any problems to run any script app that needs these libraries in order to work effectively. Many apps allow you to use charts and images - message boards, content management systems, blog platforms, etcetera, so when you work with such software on our end, you are able to use all of its attributes - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network site, for example. Both libraries are available with all of the PHP releases that you can select through the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.