ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most frequently used graphic software libraries available. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site doable, so they need to be available on a web server if you host your sites on it and you would like 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 many different ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so on. However, these modifications are feasible if the script application that you use on your internet site allows you to carry out such things. The two libraries can easily be used with different programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etcetera., and support more than 100 frequently used image formats that you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and enabled as standard on our revolutionary cloud web hosting platform, which means that your scripts will be able to use them whatever the cloud hosting that you select when you sign up. This will help you set up multimedia websites without worrying about any kind of technical restrictions on our end. In case you have a portfolio site, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while when you have a social network or a similar site which engages the visitors in some way, you'll be able to provide them with a variety of editing options for the photographs they upload. Also, you can convert text to pictures, that provides you with a number of opportunities regarding what content you'll be able to 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 created, therefore you will be able to employ all of the attributes of any script application that requires any of these two libraries to manage images, such as Joomla, WordPress, photo galleries, discussion forums, and so on. If you are a website designer, you'll be able to write the code yourself as we also support lots of programming languages PHP and Python are among them. To offer you even more options with regards to what apps you can run, we support many different PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2. GD and ImageMagick are enabled for all of them, so the software environment on our servers will never limit your choice in terms of the types of sites that you can have.