If you would like to have dynamic images on your internet site, the web server in which you host it ought to have the proper software for that. Instead of using static images with a fixed size, you may have thumbnails and automatically resized images in accordance with the device a visitor uses or you could even flip and invert images through a script application. All these things are possible with ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software that could be installed on a hosting server and that work with a wide range of widely used scripting languages including: Perl, Python and PHP. This way, you can use images with any web-based application you'd like, no matter what language it was developed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will allow you to work with more than 100 different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etc.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Shared Hosting

ImageMagick and GD Library are installed on our leading-edge cloud web hosting platform, so no matter which of our Linux shared hosting you acquire, both applications shall be available and activated by default for your brand new account. They'll be a part of the software environment for your sites irrespective of the PHP version that you choose since we offer several different versions. Each custom or ready-made script app will be able to use the libraries so as to create thumbnails of your images or graphs from simple text. According to the nature of your website, you will also be able to offer numerous solutions for your visitors - interactive galleries, live image modifying software on a social network website and so on.