ImageMagick and GD are software libraries that ought to be present on a web server in order for images to show up on a given internet site. They allow you to perform various tasks with the images - create, flip, resize, change colors, etc. These things could be done online and in real time, so if you add a static image, for instance, the libraries make it possible for a thumbnail to appear on the site or for the image to be resized automatically based on the device and resolution the website visitor is using. Both ImageMagick and GD can be employed with lots of web programming languages such as PHP, Perl and Python, so you don't have to stick to only one language to develop your site. They work with more than a hundred formats, including the most popular ones - JPEG, GIF, TIFF, PNG, etc.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Website Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library can be found and activated by default on our innovative cloud website hosting platform, so your scripts can use them whatever the cloud website hosting that you select when you join us. This will allow you to create multimedia websites without having to worry about any sort of technical restrictions on our end. When you have a portfolio website, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images that show your work, while when you have a social network or a similar website that engages your visitors in some way, you're able to provide them with a variety of editing solutions for the images that they upload. You can also convert text to pictures, which will give you numerous opportunities as to what content you can offer on your website.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present on the cloud web hosting platform where your brand new semi-dedicated server account will be generated, so you'll be able to employ all the attributes of any script application that needs any of these two libraries to manage images, such as Joomla, WordPress, picture galleries, user discussion forums, and so on. If you are a website designer, you are able to write the program code yourself since we also support a number of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To supply you with even more options with regards to what kind of apps you will be able to run, we support a number of different PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. GD and ImageMagick are enabled for each of them, which means that the software environment on our servers won't restrict your choice in terms of the types of websites that you can have.