ImageMagick and GD are software libraries that should be present on a server for images to appear on a particular site. They allow you to perform various tasks with the images - create, flip, resize, change colors, etc. These things can certainly be performed online and in real time, so if you include a static image, for instance, the libraries make it possible for a thumbnail to show up on the internet site or for the image to be resized automatically with regards to the device and resolution the visitor is using. Both ImageMagick and GD may be employed with a lot of web programming languages including PHP, Perl and Python, so you do not have to stick to only one language to create your internet site. They work with over a hundred formats, including the most widespread ones - JPEG, GIF, TIFF, PNG, and so forth.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Website Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library can be found and enabled as standard on our state-of-the-art cloud web hosting platform, which means that your scripts can use them irrespective of the website hosting service that you select when you register. This will allow you to create interactive websites without worrying about any sort of tech restrictions on our end. When you own a portfolio website, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures that show your work, while in case you own a social network or a similar website which engages the guests in some way, you are able to offer them a number of editing solutions for the photographs which they upload. In addition, you can convert text to images, that provides you with quite a lot of opportunities with regards to what content you're able to offer on your site.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud hosting platform where your brand new semi-dedicated server account will be created, so you will be able to employ all of the features of any script app that requires any of these two libraries in order to manage images, such as Joomla, WordPress, image galleries, forums, and so on. In case you are a web developer, you'll be able to write the program code yourself as we also support plenty of programming languages PHP and Python are among them. To offer you even more options with regards to what sort of applications you're able to run, we support a variety of PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2. GD and ImageMagick shall be enabled for all of them, which means that the software environment on the servers will not restrict your choice in terms of the types of sites that you can have.