ImageMagick and GD are two of the most popular graphic software libraries available. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website possible, so they ought to be available on a server if you host your sites on it and you would like to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you will be able to edit any image in a variety of ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Needless to say, these tweaks are possible if the script application which you use on your website allows you to perform such things. The two libraries can be used with numerous programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support over one hundred widely used image formats that you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are installed on our outstanding cloud hosting platform, therefore no matter which of our shared hosting
you obtain, both apps will be available and enabled as standard for your new account. They will be a part of the software setting for your websites whatever the PHP version that you pick since we supply several different versions. Each custom or ready-made script application can use the libraries so as to create thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Depending on the type of your website, you will also be able to provide quite a lot of solutions for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image editing software on a social network site and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present on the cloud hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server
account shall be generated, which means that you will be able to employ the full attributes of any script app that requires any of the two libraries to manage images, such as Joomla™
, WordPress, image galleries, message boards, and so on. In case you are a web developer, you're able to write the code yourself as we also support plenty of programming languages PHP and Python are among them. To provide you with even more options with regards to what applications you're 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 each of them, so the software environment on the servers won't limit your choice in terms of the types of websites that you can have.