ImageMagick and GD Library
Find out what ImageMagick is and what the GD Library is used for and why they're so well liked.
ImageMagick and GD are two of the most widely used graphic software libraries available. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site possible, so they must be present on a server if you host your websites on it and you would like to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you'll be able to edit any image in many different ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. Naturally, these tweaks are doable if the script application that you use on your internet site allows you to do such things. The two libraries can be used with various website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so forth., and support more than 100 commonly used image formats that you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are present on our revolutionary cloud website hosting platform, therefore regardless of which of our cloud hosting packages
you pick, both apps shall be available and enabled as standard for your new account. They will be a part of the software setting for your websites irrespective of the PHP version that you select because we supply several different releases. Every custom or ready-made script application will be able to use the libraries in order to generate thumbnails of your images or graphs from simple text. Determined by the type of your website, you will also be able to provide various 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 Hosting
As both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server
accounts are created, you won't have any problems to run any kind of script application which requires these libraries to function properly. Numerous apps allow you to work with graphs and images - community forums, cms, blog platforms, etc, which means that if you work with such software on our end, you can use all of its features - automatically generated thumbnails for pictures linked to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries will be provided with all PHP versions that you will be able to select from the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.