If you would want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the machine in which you host it ought to have the suitable software for this. As opposed to using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images dependant upon the device a site visitor uses or you can even flip and invert images using a script application. All these things are possible through ImageMagick and GD library - 2 pieces of software which could be set up on a hosting server and which work with a lot of frequently used scripting languages such as: Perl, Python and PHP. Thus, you could use images with any web-based app you'd like, no matter what language it was created with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will enable you to work with more than 100 different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so on.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Web Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are installed on our state-of-the-art cloud website hosting platform, so no matter which of our web hosting service you buy, both apps will be available and enabled as standard for your new account. They'll be part of the software setting for your websites regardless of the PHP version that you choose because we supply several different versions. Each custom or ready-made script app will be able to use the libraries so as to create thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. According to the type of your site, you can also offer various options for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image modifying software on a social network website and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available on the cloud web hosting platform where your new semi-dedicated server account will be generated, which means that you will be able to use all of the attributes of any script app that requires any of these 2 libraries to manage images, like Joomla, WordPress, picture galleries, community forums, and the like. In case you are a website designer, you're able to write the program code yourself because we also support a number of programming languages PHP and Python are among them. To offer you even more options with regards to what sort of applications you'll be able to run, we support a number of PHP releases - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2. GD and ImageMagick shall be enabled for any of them, which means that the software environment on the servers will not limit your choice in terms of the types of websites which you can host.