If you would like to have dynamic images on your internet site, the machine where you host it ought to have the suitable software for that. As opposed to using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images in accordance with the device a site visitor uses or you could even flip and invert images using a script app. All these things are doable through ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software which could be set up on a web server and that work with a lot of frequently used scripting languages like: Perl, Python and PHP. In this way, you can use images with any web-based application you'd like, regardless what language it was created with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The two libraries will permit you to work with more than a hundred different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etc.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting

All of the Linux shared hosting service which we offer are generated on our leading-edge cloud platform and since both GD Library and ImageMagick are present on it, your script applications will be able to use these software suites at any time. The libraries are available with all the PHP versions that we supply as we support PHP 4 and multiple versions of PHP 5. Regardless if you work with a tailor-made script, one of the apps that you'll be able to install through the Hepsia Control Panel or a third-party application that you find on the Internet, you'll be able to build feature-rich multimedia sites, for example image galleries or socially-oriented portals where both you and the visitors can work with charts and images in real time as long as the script offers such functionality.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Servers

Since both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on the cloud hosting platform where all the semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you will not experience any problems to run any kind of script application which needs these libraries in order to work properly. A lot of applications allow you to use graphs and pictures - message boards, cms, blog platforms, and many others, which means that in case you use such software on our end, you will be able to use all of its features - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or customizable avatars on a social network website, for example. Both libraries will be provided with all of the PHP releases that you'll be able to select through the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.