If you would want to have dynamic images on your website, the machine in which you host it ought to have the appropriate software for this. Instead of using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images depending on the device a site visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images through a script app. All of these things are doable via ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software which may be set up on a server and that work with a lot of popular scripting languages like: Perl, Python and PHP. This way, you can use images with any web-based application you'd like, no matter what language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will enable you to work with more than a hundred different image formats like GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, and so on.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Web Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are present on our outstanding cloud web hosting platform, which means that no matter which of our Linux shared web hosting you get, both applications shall be available and activated by default for your new account. They will be a part of the software environment for your websites irrespective of the PHP version that you pick as we provide several different releases. Every custom or ready-made script application can use the libraries to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Determined by the type of your site, you can also provide a lot of options for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image editing software on a social network site and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers
Every single semi-dedicated server package that we supply comes with ImageMagick and GD Library support by default. The libraries will be enabled all the time even if you change the PHP version that is being used by your account, which means that you will not have to re-enable anything manually if you move from PHP 5 to PHP 4 or vice versa. If the script application that you employ has built-in features to use pictures and graphs, it'll function flawlessly on our servers, regardless if you've discovered it online, if it is a part of the script library that you're able to access from the Hepsia website hosting Control Panel or if you wrote it on your own. With our services, you'll be able to create multimedia image galleries, portfolio websites or feature-rich social network portals.