If you would want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the machine where you host it should have the suitable software for this. Rather than using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images based on the device a website visitor uses or you can even flip and invert images using a script app. All these things are feasible via ImageMagick and GD library - 2 pieces of software that could be set up on a web server and that work with a great number of frequently used scripting languages including: Perl, Python and PHP. In this way, you can use images with any web-based app you want, regardless what language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries shall allow you to work with over 100 different image formats like GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etc.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Website Hosting

ImageMagick and GD Library are installed on our state-of-the-art cloud hosting platform, so no matter which of our cloud website hosting you acquire, both applications shall be available and enabled by default for your brand new account. They'll be part of the software environment for your sites whatever the PHP version that you pick because we offer several different releases. Any custom or ready-made script application will be able to use the libraries to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Based on the type of your site, you will also be able to offer a lot of features for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image modifying software on a social network site and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

You'll be able to execute any kind of script app that requires GD Library or ImageMagick to create graphs or work with images, since both are set up and enabled as standard on the cloud web hosting platform where all the semi-dedicated server accounts are created. Even if you change the PHP version for your account, you will not need to do anything in order to re-enable these libraries as they will be accessible all of the time. In this way, you've got many alternatives in respect to what functions both you and your site visitors shall be able to employ, no matter if you're writing the website code yourself, you use one of our pre-installed script apps or you download and install some app which you have discovered on the web. You can use all the sought-after formats for the pictures that you upload.