ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most widespread graphic software libraries nowadays. They make the dynamic creation and editing of images and graphs on a website doable, so they must be available on a web server if you host your websites on it and you would want to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are present, you will be able to edit any image in many ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, etc. Naturally, these tweaks are possible if the script app that you employ on your website allows you to do such things. The 2 libraries can easily be used with numerous programming languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support over one hundred commonly used image formats that you will be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and many more.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are set up on our leading-edge cloud web hosting platform, which means that regardless of which of our shared plans you obtain, both applications shall be available and activated by default for your brand new account. They are a part of the software setting for your sites regardless of the PHP version that you choose as we supply several different releases. Any custom or ready-made script app will be able to use the libraries to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from simple text. Depending on the type of your site, you'll also be able to offer quite a lot of options for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image modifying software on a social network site and many others.