ImageMagick and GD Library
Learn what ImageMagick is and just what the GD Library can be used for and why they're so widely common.
ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most frequently used graphic software libraries out there. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website doable, so they ought to be set up on a server if you host your internet sites on it and you would want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you will be able to edit any image in many different ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so forth. Of course, these tweaks are possible if the script application which you employ on your internet site permits you to carry out such things. The 2 libraries could be used with different web development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support more than 100 commonly used image formats which you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are set up on our cutting-edge cloud hosting platform, therefore no matter which of our Linux hosting packages
you buy, both apps will be available and enabled by default for your new account. They're a part of the software environment for your sites regardless of the PHP version that you choose since we offer a few different versions. Any custom or ready-made script application can use the libraries so as to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Determined by the type of your website, you'll also be able to offer a wide range of solutions for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image modifying software on a social network site and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server
accounts are created, you won't experience any problems to run any kind of script application which requires these libraries to work properly. Many applications allow you to work with graphs and images - forums, content management systems, blog platforms, and many others, which means that when you work with such software on our end, you'll be able to use all of its attributes - automatically generated thumbnails for images attached to a forum reply or easy to customize avatars on a social network site, for example. Both libraries are available with all of the PHP releases which you can select from the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.