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 possible, so they must be available on a web server if you host your sites on it and you prefer to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you shall be able to edit any image in various ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Naturally, these adjustments are possible if the script application which you employ on your internet site permits you to perform such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with numerous web development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support over 100 widely used image formats which you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many others.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and activated by default on our cutting-edge cloud web hosting platform, so your scripts can use them whatever the Linux cloud hosting that you select when you sign up. This will help you set up interactive sites without worrying about any kind of tech restrictions on our end. In case you have a portfolio website, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while in case you have a social network or a similar website which engages your guests in some way, you can provide them with various editing options for the photos they upload. You can also convert text to images, that will provide you with various opportunities as to what content you'll be able to offer on your website.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

You can execute any script application which requires GD Library or ImageMagick to generate charts or work with images, because both are set up and enabled as standard on the cloud hosting platform where all the semi-dedicated server accounts are created. In case you change the PHP version for your account, you won't need to do anything to re-enable these libraries as they'll be accessible all the time. In this way, you have a lot of options in respect to what features both you and your site visitors will be able to use, regardless of whether you write the website code yourself, you use one of our pre-installed script apps or you download and set up some application which you have discovered on the web. You are able to take advantage of all widespread formats for the pictures that you upload.