If you would want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the web server in which you host it should have the suitable software for that. As opposed to using static images with a fixed size, you could have thumbnails and automatically resized images dependant upon the device a visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images via a script application. All of these things are feasible through ImageMagick and GD library - 2 pieces of software that can be installed on a web server and that work with a wide range of frequently used scripting languages like: Perl, Python and PHP. That way, you could use images with any web-based application you want, regardless what language it was developed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The two libraries shall allow you to work with more than one hundred different image formats such as GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so forth.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Web Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library can be found and activated by default on our innovative cloud hosting platform, which means that your scripts can use them whatever the shared web hosting that you select when you register. This will help you create multimedia websites without having to worry about any kind of technical limitations on our end. In case you own 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 that engages your guests in some way, you are able to offer them a number of editing options for the pictures they upload. In addition, you can convert text to images, which will provide you with quite a lot of opportunities with regards to what content you can offer on your website.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting

Each semi-dedicated server package that we offer comes with ImageMagick and GD Library support as standard. The libraries will be enabled all of the time even if you switch the PHP version that is in use by your account, therefore you will not need to re-enable anything manually if you switch from PHP 5 to PHP 4 or vice versa. In case the script application which you employ has built-in options to use pictures and charts, it will function flawlessly on our servers, no matter if you've obtained it online, if it's part of the script library which you'll be able to access through the Hepsia web hosting Control Panel or if you created it on your own. With our services, you will be able to make interactive image galleries, portfolio sites or feature-rich social network portals.