ImageMagick and GD are two of the most popular graphic software libraries available. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site doable, so they should be available on a server if you host your websites on it and you want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are installed, you'll be able to edit any image in many different ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. Needless to say, these modifications are feasible if the script application that you use on your internet site enables you to perform such things. The two libraries could be used with different website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support over one hundred popular image formats which you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and more.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Web Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present and enabled as standard on our innovative cloud hosting platform, so your scripts can use them regardless of the cloud web hosting that you select when you register. This will allow you to create interactive sites without having to worry about any kind of tech limitations on our end. In case you have a portfolio site, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures which show your work, while in case you've got a social network or a similar site that engages the visitors in some way, you'll be able to provide them with a number of editing solutions for the pictures they upload. Also, you can convert text to images, which will provide you with many different opportunities as to what content you will be able to offer on the site.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

You will be able to execute any kind of script app that requires GD Library or ImageMagick to make charts or work with images, since both are installed and activated by default on the cloud website hosting platform where all of the semi-dedicated server accounts are created. In case you switch the PHP version for your account, you won't need to do anything in order to re-enable these libraries because they shall be available all the time. Thus, you have plenty of options in respect to what attributes both you and your website visitors will be able to use, no matter if you're writing the site code yourself, you use one of our pre-installed script applications or you download and set up some app which you have found online. You can take advantage of all widespread formats for the photos which you upload.