ImageMagick and GD are software libraries that ought to be present on a server for images to appear on a given website. They allow you to carry out various tasks with the images - create, flip, resize, change colors, and so on. These things can certainly be carried out online and in real time, so if you add a static image, for instance, the libraries make it possible for a thumbnail to appear on the site or for the image to be resized automatically depending upon the device and resolution that the visitor is using. Both ImageMagick and GD can be used with lots of web programming languages such as PHP, Perl and Python, so you do not need to stick to only one language to build your site. They work with over 100 formats, which includes the most widespread ones - JPEG, GIF, TIFF, PNG, and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and enabled as standard on our revolutionary cloud hosting platform, so your scripts will be able to use them irrespective of the Linux hosting that you select when you register. This will allow you to build interactive websites without having to worry about any kind of tech restrictions on our end. When you have a portfolio website, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures that show your work, while in case you have a social network or a similar site that engages your guests in some way, you're able to offer them a variety of editing solutions for the images they upload. In addition, you can convert text to images, that will give you numerous opportunities regarding what content you'll be able to offer on the site.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present on the cloud web hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server account shall be generated, therefore you'll be able to take advantage of all of the features of any script application that requires any of these two libraries in order to manage images, such as Joomla, WordPress, image galleries, community forums, and many others. In case you are a website designer, you are able to write the program code yourself as we also support plenty of programming languages PHP and Python are among them. To give you even more options with regards to what apps you will be able to run, we support a number of PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2. GD and ImageMagick will be enabled for all of them, which means that the software environment on our servers will never limit your choice in terms of the types of sites which you can have.