ImageMagick and GD are two of the most widely used graphic software libraries available. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website doable, so they must be present on a server if you host your internet sites on it and you would like to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you shall be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. However, these modifications are possible if the script application that you use on your internet site permits you to do such things. The 2 libraries can be used with a lot of website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support more than a hundred frequently used image formats that you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present and enabled as standard on our innovative cloud website hosting platform, so your scripts will be able to use them whatever the shared hosting that you select when you join us. This will allow you to create multimedia sites without worrying about any kind of tech limitations on our end. If you own a portfolio website, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the pictures which show your work, while when you have a social network or a similar website that engages your guests in some way, you're able to offer them a number of editing options for the photos they upload. Also, you can convert text to pictures, which will give you quite a lot of opportunities with regards to what content you're able to offer on the website.