ImageMagick and GD are software libraries that ought to be present on a hosting server for images to appear on a given website. They allow you to perform various tasks with the images - create, flip, resize, change colors, etc. These things can be performed online and in real time, so if you add a static image, for instance, the libraries make it possible for a thumbnail to show up on the website or for the image to be resized automatically with regards to the device and resolution the visitor is using. Both ImageMagick and GD may be employed with a lot of web programming languages like PHP, Perl and Python, so you do not have to stick to just one language to build your website. They work with more than 100 formats, including the most popular ones - JPEG, GIF, TIFF, PNG, and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting

ImageMagick and GD Library are present on our outstanding cloud hosting platform, so regardless of which of our shared hosting you get, both applications shall be available and activated by default for your brand new account. They will be a part of the software setting for your sites whatever the PHP version that you select as we offer a number of different versions. Any kind of custom or ready-made script application will be able to use the libraries so as to generate thumbnails of your images or graphs from simple text. Depending on the nature of your website, you will also be able to offer a wide range of solutions for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image editing software on a social network site and many more.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present on the cloud hosting platform where your brand new semi-dedicated server account shall be generated, which means that you'll be able to use all the features of any script app which needs any of the two libraries so as to manage images, like Joomla, WordPress, image galleries, user discussion forums, and many others. In case you are a web developer, you're able to write the code yourself since we also support lots of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To provide you with even more options with regards to what applications you'll be able to run, we support a variety of PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. GD and ImageMagick shall be enabled for any of them, which means that the software environment on the servers will not restrict your choice in terms of the types of sites which you can have.