If you would want to have dynamic images on your internet site, the web server where you host it ought to have the appropriate software for that. Instead of using static images with a fixed size, you could 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 application. All of these things are feasible through ImageMagick and GD library - 2 pieces of software which could be installed on a server and which work with a lot of frequently used scripting languages like: 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 two libraries will permit you to work with more than one hundred different image formats like GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etc.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Website Hosting

Both ImageMagick and GD Library are available and enabled by default on our cutting-edge cloud web hosting platform, so your scripts can use them irrespective of the Linux cloud website hosting that you select when you register. This will allow you to build interactive websites without worrying about any kind of technical limitations on our end. If you have a portfolio site, for example, you can have dynamically generated thumbnails of the images which show your work, while in case you have a social network or a similar site that engages your visitors in some way, you'll be able to provide them with a variety of editing options for the images which they upload. You can also convert text to pictures, that will provide you with numerous opportunities regarding what content you are able to offer on the site.

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 created, therefore you can employ all of the attributes of any script app which requires any of these 2 libraries in order to manage images, like Joomla, WordPress, picture galleries, community forums, and many others. If you are a website designer, you can write the program code yourself since we also support a number of programming languages PHP and Python are some of them. To offer you even more options with regards to what kind of apps you will be able to run, we support several different PHP versions - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5. GD and ImageMagick are enabled for any of them, so the software environment on the servers will not restrict your choice in terms of the types of websites that you can host.