ImageMagick and GD are two of the most frequently used graphic software libraries nowadays. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website feasible, so they should be present on a web server if you host your internet sites on it and you want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you'll be able to edit any image in many different ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Of course, these changes are possible if the script application that you employ on your website enables you to carry out such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with many website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support more than one hundred widely used image formats that you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and more.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Web Hosting

All the Linux shared web hosting plans which we offer are generated on our hi-tech cloud platform and due to the fact that both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on it, your script applications can use these software suites any time. The libraries are available with all PHP versions that we provide since we support PHP 4 and multiple versions of PHP 5. Regardless if you use a custom script, one of the apps that you will be able to install from the Hepsia Control Panel or a third-party application that you find on the web, you are able to build feature-rich multi-media sites, including image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and your visitors can work with graphs as well as images in real time provided the script features such options.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

You'll be able to execute every script application that requires GD Library or ImageMagick to create graphs or use images, as both are set up and enabled by default on the cloud website hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server accounts are created. Even though you may switch the PHP version for your account, you will not need to do anything in order to re-enable these libraries as they shall be available all the time. In this way, you'll have many alternatives in respect to what functions both you and your site visitors will be able to use, regardless if you're writing the site code yourself, you employ one of our pre-installed script applications or you download and install some application that you've discovered on the worldwide web. You can use all the widespread formats for the photos that you upload.