ImageMagick and GD are two of the most popular graphic software libraries on the market. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website possible, so they should be available on a server if you host your internet sites on it and you would want to have something different than static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you shall be able to edit any image in many different ways - create thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etcetera. Of course, these modifications are possible if the script application which you use on your website enables you to perform such things. The two libraries can easily be used with many website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, etc., and support over 100 commonly used image formats which you shall be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Web Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are accessible and activated by default on our innovative cloud website hosting platform, which means that your scripts will be able to use them regardless of the Linux shared web hosting that you select when you register. This will help you create interactive websites without worrying about any sort of technical restrictions on our end. In case you have a portfolio site, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while if you have a social network or a similar website which engages your guests in some way, you can offer them a variety of editing options for the photographs that they upload. Also, you can convert text to images, that provides you with lots of opportunities regarding what content you are able to offer on your website.