ImageMagick and GD Library
Discover more about ImageMagick and GD Library to find out why they're now present on almost every server.
ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most widespread graphic software libraries nowadays. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website possible, so they need to be installed on a web server if you host your websites on it and you prefer 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 a variety of ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. However, these adjustments are possible if the script application that you employ on your internet site enables you to carry out such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with various programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so forth., and support more than one hundred commonly used image formats which you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Web Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are installed on our advanced cloud hosting platform, which means that no matter which of our web hosting
you purchase, both applications shall be available and activated as standard for your brand new account. They'll be a part of the software setting for your websites whatever the PHP version that you select because we offer several different versions. Any custom or ready-made script application can use the libraries so as to generate thumbnails of your images or graphs from simple text. Determined by the nature of your website, you'll also be able to offer a wide range of options for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image modifying software on a social network website and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Since 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 script application which needs these libraries in order to function efficiently. Numerous applications allow you to work with graphs and pictures - message boards, content management systems, blog platforms, and many others, thus when you use such software on our end, you will be able to use all of its functions - automatically generated thumbnails for pictures attached to a forum reply or personalized avatars on a social network website, for example. Both libraries will be available with all PHP versions that you will be able to select through the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.