ImageMagick and GD Library
Learn what ImageMagick is as well as what the GD Library can be used for and why they're so well liked.
If you would want to have dynamic images on your site, the server in which you host it should have the correct software for this. Rather than using static images with a fixed size, you may have thumbnails and automatically resized images based on the device a website visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images through a script app. All of these things are feasible with ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software which can be installed on a web server and that work with a large amount of popular scripting languages including: Perl, Python and PHP. Thus, you can use images with any web-based app you want, regardless of the language it was developed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The two libraries will allow you to work with over one hundred different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so forth.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting
All the Linux cloud packages
which we offer are created 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 the PHP versions that we provide as we support PHP 4 and a few different versions of PHP 5. Regardless if you employ a tailor-made script, one of the apps which you'll be able to install from the Hepsia Control Panel or a third-party application that you find online, you can build feature-rich multimedia websites, like image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and the visitors can work with charts as well as images in real time provided the script has such functionality.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud platform where all of the semi-dedicated server
accounts are created, you will not experience any kind of problems to run any sort of script app which needs these libraries to operate efficiently. Numerous apps allow you to work with graphs and images - message boards, content management systems, blog platforms, and many others, thus in case 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 personalized avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries will be provided with all of the PHP releases that you can select through the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.