ImageMagick and GD Library
What is ImageMagick employed for? What precisely is the GD Library? What lies behind their worldwide recognition?
If you would like to have dynamic images on your website, the server in which you host it must have the proper software for this. Instead of using static images with a fixed size, you could have thumbnails and automatically resized images based on the device a visitor uses or you can even flip and invert images using a script application. All these things are feasible with ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software that can be set up on a hosting server and that work with a great number of popular scripting languages including: Perl, Python and PHP. In this way, you may use images with any web-based app you want, regardless of the language it was created with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries shall allow you to work with more than one hundred different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etcetera.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Hosting
Our custom cloud server platform supplies the optimal software environment for all your websites regardless of the content that you'd like to have. Galleries as well as all other types of websites which work with images and charts are not an exception as ImageMagick and GD Library are available with all the hosting
that we provide. Your account will be created on the cloud hosting platform and no matter which PHP version you'd like to use (4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5), both the libraries will be enabled as standard, not on demand. Given that the script application that you use offers such options, you could manage images from the administrative section, while your site visitors will be able to do this by using the front end of your site.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
You will be able to run any kind of script app which requires GD Library or ImageMagick to create charts or use images, since both are set up and enabled by default on the cloud website hosting platform where all the semi-dedicated server
accounts are created. Even if you switch the PHP version for your account, you won't have to do anything in order to re-enable these libraries because they will be available at all times. Thus, you will have numerous alternatives in respect to what features both you and your website visitors shall be able to employ, regardless of whether you're writing the website code yourself, you employ one of our pre-installed script apps or you download and set up some app that you've found on the web. You'll be able to employ all of the popular formats for the pictures that you upload.