ImageMagick and GD Library
Learn more about ImageMagick and GD Library to find out why they're now present on almost every single server.
If you want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the server in which you host it should have the suitable software for that. As an alternative to using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images based on the device a website visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images via a script application. All of these things are possible with ImageMagick and GD library - 2 pieces of software that could be installed on a server and that work with a large amount of widely used scripting languages such as: Perl, Python and PHP. This way, you can use images with any web-based app that you'd like, irrespective of the language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will permit you to work with over 100 different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etcetera.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Website Hosting
All website hosting service
that we supply are created on our cutting-edge cloud platform and due to the fact that both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on it, your script apps will be able to use these software suites any time. The libraries are accessible with all PHP versions that we provide because we support PHP 4 and a few different versions of PHP 5. No matter if you work with a custom-made script, one of the applications that you can install through the Hepsia Control Panel or a third-party application that you find on the Internet, you're able to build feature-rich multimedia websites, including image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and the users can work with charts and images in real time as long as the script features such functionality.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud web hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server
account shall be created, which means that you can use all of the features of any script application which needs any of these two libraries to manage images, like Joomla™
, WordPress, photo galleries, user discussion forums, and the like. If you are a website designer, you can write the code yourself as we also support lots of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To supply you with even more options with regards to what applications you will be able to run, we support several different 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 not limit your choice in terms of the types of websites which you can have.