ImageMagick and GD are software libraries that ought to be present on a web server for images to appear on a given site. They allow you to perform various tasks with the images - create, flip, resize, change colors, and so forth. These things can certainly be carried out online and in real time, so if you include a static image, for example, the libraries make it possible for a thumbnail to appear on the site or for the image to be resized automatically based on the device and resolution which the website visitor is using. Both ImageMagick and GD can be employed with a lot of web programming languages such as PHP, Perl and Python, so you do not need to stick to only one language to create your site. They work with over one hundred formats, which includes the most widely used ones - JPEG, GIF, TIFF, PNG, and so forth.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting

ImageMagick and GD Library are present on our advanced cloud website hosting platform, which means that regardless of which of our Linux cloud hosting services you buy, both applications will be available and enabled as standard for your brand new account. They're a part of the software environment for your sites whatever the PHP version that you select because we offer several different releases. Any kind of custom or ready-made script app can use the libraries in order to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Depending on the type of your site, you can also offer a wide range of features for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image editing software on a social network website and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud web hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server account will be generated, so you'll be able to employ the full features of any script app that needs any of these 2 libraries so as to manage images, such as Joomla, WordPress, photo galleries, forums, and so on. If you are a web developer, you're able to write the code yourself as we also support a lot of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To give you even more options with regards to what sort of apps you will be able to run, we support several different PHP releases - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. GD and ImageMagick are enabled for all of them, which means that the software environment on the servers won't restrict your choice in terms of the types of sites that you can have.