ImageMagick and GD Library
Learn more about ImageMagick and GD Library and see why they are now present on almost every web server.
ImageMagick and GD are two of the most popular graphic software libraries out there. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on an internet site feasible, so they need to be available on a web server if you host your websites on it and you prefer to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you'll be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so forth. Needless to say, these tweaks are possible if the script application that you employ on your site permits you to perform such things. The two libraries could be used with numerous web development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support over 100 widely used image formats which you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Website Hosting
All shared website hosting plans
which we offer are set up on our state-of-the-art cloud platform and due to the fact that 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 PHP versions that we offer because we support PHP 4 and a few different versions of PHP 5. No matter if you use a custom-made script, one of the apps that you are able to install through the Hepsia Control Panel or some third-party application that you find on the worldwide web, you can build feature-rich multi-media websites, for example image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and your users will be able to work with graphs and / or images in real time provided that the script features such options.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Since both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on the cloud platform where all the semi-dedicated server
accounts are created, you won't have any problems to run any kind of script app which needs these libraries in order to work properly. A number of apps allow you to work with graphs and pictures - community forums, content management systems, blog platforms, etcetera, so when you employ such software on our end, you will be able to use all of its attributes - automatically generated thumbnails for images attached to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network website, for example. The two libraries are available with all of the PHP versions which you're able to select through the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.