ImageMagick and GD Library
Discover more about ImageMagick and GD Library and see why they are currently present on almost every server.
ImageMagick and GD are two of the most widespread graphic software libraries out there. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site feasible, so they must be installed on a web server if you host your sites on it and you want to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you shall be able to edit any image in various ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Needless to say, these tweaks are doable if the script app that you use on your site enables you to carry out such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with numerous web development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support over 100 widely used image formats which you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting
All the Linux cloud packages
that we offer are set up on our hi-tech cloud platform and since both GD Library and ImageMagick are present on it, your script applications will be able to use these software suites at any time. The libraries are accessible with all the PHP versions that we provide since we support PHP 4 and a few different versions of PHP 5. No matter if you use a custom script, one of the apps that you're able to install through the Hepsia Control Panel or a third-party app that you find online, you will be able to build feature-rich interactive websites, for example image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and the users can work with charts as well as images in real time provided the script offers such functionality.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud web hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server
account will be set up, which means that you'll be able to use all the attributes of any script app that needs any of these two libraries in order to manage images, such as Joomla™
, WordPress, photo galleries, community forums, and many others. If you are a web developer, you are able to write the code yourself because we also support lots of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To provide you with even more options with regards to what kind of applications you'll be able to run, we support a number of different PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. GD and ImageMagick shall be enabled for any of them, which means that the software environment on the servers will never restrict your choice in terms of the types of sites that you can have.