ImageMagick and GD are software libraries that ought to be present on a server for images to appear on a certain website. They permit you to carry out a variety of tasks with the images - create, flip, resize, change colors, and so forth. These things can easily 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 which the visitor is using. Both ImageMagick and GD may be employed with a lot of web programming languages like PHP, Perl and Python, so you do not need to stick to just one language to develop your site. They work with over a hundred formats, including the most frequently used ones - JPEG, GIF, TIFF, PNG, and so forth.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Web Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available and activated by default on our revolutionary cloud website hosting platform, which means that your scripts can use them irrespective of the Linux cloud web hosting that you select when you register. This will allow you to set up multimedia sites without worrying about any tech restrictions on our end. If you own a portfolio website, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images that show your work, while in case you've got a social network or a similar site which engages your visitors in some way, you will be able to offer them a number of editing solutions for the pictures which they upload. In addition, you can convert text to images, that gives you lots of opportunities regarding what content you'll be able to offer on the website.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server account shall be generated, therefore you can take advantage of all the features of any script application that requires any of these 2 libraries so as to manage images, like Joomla, WordPress, picture galleries, user discussion forums, and so on. In case you are a web developer, you will be able to write the program 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'll be able to run, we support a number of 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 any of them, so the software environment on our servers will never restrict your choice in terms of the types of sites that you can have.