ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most widespread graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site doable, so they ought to be set up on a 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 installed, you will be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so on. Naturally, these changes are feasible if the script app that you use on your internet site allows you to do such things. The two libraries can easily be used with different website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support over a hundred widely used image formats which you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are set up on our leading-edge cloud web hosting platform, so regardless of which of our hosting plans you buy, both applications will be available and enabled as standard for your new account. They will be part of the software setting for your websites whatever the PHP version that you pick since we offer several different releases. Any kind of custom or ready-made script application can use the libraries in order to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from simple text. Determined by the nature of your website, you can also provide a wide range of features for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image editing software on a social network website and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
As both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud platform where all the semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you won't have any problems to run any sort of script application which requires these libraries to operate properly. Lots of apps allow you to work with graphs and pictures - message boards, cms, blog platforms, etc, so when you work with such software on our end, you will be able to use all of its options - automatically generated thumbnails for images attached to a forum reply or personalized avatars on a social network site, for example. Both libraries are provided with all PHP versions that you're able to select from the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.