If you would want to have dynamic images on your site, the machine where you host it ought to have the appropriate software for this. Rather than using static images with a fixed size, you could have thumbnails and automatically resized images dependant upon the device a website visitor uses or you can even flip and invert images through a script app. All of these things are doable with ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software which could be installed on a hosting server and that work with a wide range of frequently used scripting languages such as: Perl, Python and PHP. This way, you may use images with any web-based application that you'd like, regardless what language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will allow you to work with over a hundred different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Web Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and enabled as standard on our revolutionary cloud web hosting platform, which means that your scripts can use them regardless of the Linux shared web hosting package that you select when you join us. This will help you build interactive sites without worrying about any kind of tech restrictions on our end. In case you own a portfolio site, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures which show your work, while in case you've got a social network or a similar website that engages the visitors in some way, you will be able to offer them a variety of editing solutions for the photographs that they upload. You can also convert text to images, which will give you lots of opportunities as to what content you will be able to offer on your website.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Since both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on the cloud hosting platform where all of the semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you won't experience any kind of problems to run any kind of script app which requires these libraries in order to work effectively. A lot of apps allow you to work with graphs and images - forums, content management systems, blog platforms, and many others, which means that if you employ such software on our end, you'll be able to use all of its features - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries will be available with all the PHP releases which you can select through the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.