If you would want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the machine in which you host it should have the suitable software for this. As an alternative to using static images with a fixed size, you may have thumbnails and automatically resized images dependant upon the device a visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images via a script app. All these things are feasible through ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software that can be installed on a web server and which work with a great number of widespread scripting languages including: Perl, Python and PHP. That way, you can use images with any web-based app you'd like, irrespective of the language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The two libraries will allow you to work with over 100 different image formats such as GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so on.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Web Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are present and activated by default on our state-of-the-art cloud web hosting platform, so your scripts will be able to use them whatever the Linux shared web hosting that you select when you join us. This will allow you to create multimedia websites without having to worry about any sort of tech limitations on our end. When you own a portfolio website, for instance, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while if you've got a social network or a similar website which engages your guests in some way, you are able to offer them a number of editing options for the images that they upload. You can also convert text to images, which gives you lots of opportunities as to what content you'll be able to offer on your site.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are set up on the cloud platform where all of the semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you will not experience any kind of problems to run any script application which needs these libraries to operate effectively. Numerous applications allow you to use graphs and pictures - discussion boards, content management systems, blog platforms, and many others, so if you employ such software on our end, you can use all of its functions - automatically generated thumbnails for pictures attached to a forum reply or easy to customize avatars on a social network website, for example. The two libraries are available with all PHP releases which you'll be able to select from the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.