ImageMagick and GD Library
What is ImageMagick employed for? What exactly is the GD Library? What lies behind their worldwide recognition?
ImageMagick and GD are two of the most frequently used graphic software libraries available on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website possible, so they ought to be installed on a web server if you host your internet sites on it and you would like to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you will be able to edit any image in many different ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Needless to say, these adjustments are possible if the script app that you use on your site allows you to carry out such things. The two libraries can easily be used with numerous website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support more than a hundred 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 Cloud Web Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are set up on our outstanding cloud website hosting platform, which means that regardless of which of our cloud web hosting
you choose, both apps shall be available and activated as standard for your new account. They are part of the software environment for your sites whatever the PHP version that you select because we provide a number of different versions. Each custom or ready-made script app can use the libraries so as to generate thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Depending on the nature of your website, you can also offer a number of solutions for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image modifying software on a social network website and so on.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
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 experience any kind of problems to run any kind of script application that requires these libraries to work effectively. Numerous applications allow you to use charts and images - message boards, content management systems, blog platforms, etcetera, so in case you employ such software on our end, you can use all of its functions - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network site, for example. Both libraries will be provided with all of the PHP releases which you will be able to select from the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.