ImageMagick and GD are two of the most frequently used graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on an internet site doable, so they should be available on a web server if you host your internet sites on it and you prefer to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you shall be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Needless to say, these changes are possible if the script app which you employ on your site enables you to perform such things. The 2 libraries can be used with different programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera., and support more than one hundred commonly used image formats which you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present and enabled by default on our revolutionary cloud web hosting platform, so your scripts can use them whatever the shared package that you select when you sign up. This will allow you to build interactive websites without worrying about any sort of tech restrictions on our end. In case you own a portfolio site, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures which show your work, while if you have a social network or a similar website that engages your guests in some way, you can provide them with a number of editing options for the photographs which they upload. Also, you can convert text to pictures, that provides you with numerous opportunities regarding what content you are able to offer on your website.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
You'll be able to execute any kind of script application which requires GD Library or ImageMagick to make graphs or work with images, because both are set up and activated as standard on the cloud website hosting platform where all of the semi-dedicated server accounts are created. Even though you may get new PHP version for your account, you won't need to do anything to re-enable these libraries as they'll be accessible all of the time. In this way, you have plenty of options in respect to what features you and your site visitors can employ, no matter if you are writing the website code yourself, you employ one of our pre-installed script applications or you download and install some application that you've found on the web. You can employ all widespread formats for the pictures which you upload.