ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most widely used graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website feasible, so they ought to be present on a server if you host your websites on it and you prefer to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you will be able to edit any image in various ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. Naturally, these modifications are possible if the script app which you employ on your website allows you to carry out such things. The 2 libraries could be used with numerous web development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so forth., and support over 100 widely used image formats which you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Website Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present and enabled by default on our state-of-the-art cloud web hosting platform, so your scripts will be able to use them whatever the Linux website hosting that you select when you sign up. This will help you set up multimedia websites without having to worry about any tech restrictions on our end. When you own a portfolio site, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures which show your work, while when you own a social network or a similar site which engages the visitors in some way, you'll be able to offer them various editing solutions for the photographs that they upload. In addition, you can convert text to pictures, which will give you quite a lot of opportunities with regards to what content you are able to offer on the site.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Each and every semi-dedicated server plan that we provide includes ImageMagick and GD Library support as standard. The libraries will be enabled at all times even if you switch the PHP version which is being used by your account, so you will not have to re-enable anything manually if you move from PHP 5, PHP 7, PHP 8 to PHP 4 or vice versa. If the script app which you use has inbuilt options to work with pictures and charts, it will work perfectly on our servers, no matter if you've acquired it online, if it's part of the script library which you can access through the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel or if you created it from scratch. With our services, you're able to build interactive image galleries, portfolio sites or feature-rich social network portals.