ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most popular graphic software libraries available. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a site possible, so they ought to be installed on a server if you host your internet sites on it and you would want to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you shall be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so on. Of course, these tweaks are possible if the script app that you employ on your site enables you to do such things. The 2 libraries could be used with various website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support over a hundred commonly used image formats that you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and others.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting

ImageMagick and GD Library are set up on our cutting-edge cloud website hosting platform, therefore regardless of which of our Linux shared hosting packages you acquire, both applications will be available and activated by default for your brand new account. They're part of the software setting for your websites whatever the PHP version that you pick because we provide a few different versions. Every custom or ready-made script app can use the libraries in order to create thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Depending on the nature of your site, you will also be able to provide a number of options for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image editing software on a social network website and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

You will be able to execute any script application that requires GD Library or ImageMagick to generate charts or work with images, as both are set up and activated as standard on the cloud hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server accounts are created. Even if you switch the PHP version for your account, you won't need to do anything to re-enable these libraries as they will be available all the time. This way, you've got numerous options in respect to what attributes both you and your website visitors can employ, no matter if you're writing the site code yourself, you employ one of our pre-installed script apps or you download and install some app which you have discovered on the web. You are able to use all of the popular formats for the pictures that you upload.