ImageMagick and GD Library
Discover more about ImageMagick and GD Library and see why they're currently present on almost every web server.
ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most widespread graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site feasible, so they need to be available on a server if you host your websites on it and you would want to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you will be able to edit any image in a variety of ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. However, these modifications are possible if the script application which you employ on your site permits you to perform such things. The two libraries can be used with various programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support over one hundred widely used image formats that you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting
All the Linux shared hosting
that we offer are generated on our hi-tech cloud platform and due to the fact that both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on it, your script apps will be able to use these software suites at any time. The libraries are available with all of the PHP versions that we provide because we support PHP 4 and a number of versions of PHP 5. No matter if you employ a custom script, one of the applications which you're able to install from the Hepsia Control Panel or a third-party app that you find on the Internet, you will be able to build feature-rich multi-media websites, including image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and the visitors can work with graphs and / or images in real time provided the script offers such options.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud hosting platform where all the semi-dedicated server
accounts are created, you won't experience any problems to run any sort of script application which needs these libraries to operate effectively. Lots of apps allow you to use charts and pictures - discussion boards, content management systems, blog platforms, etcetera, so in case you work with such software on our end, you are able to use all of its functions - automatically generated thumbnails for images attached to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries will be available with all PHP versions which you can select from the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.