ImageMagick and GD Library
What is ImageMagick employed for? What exactly is the GD Library? What lies behind their popularity?
ImageMagick and GD are 2 of the most widespread graphic software libraries out there. 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 internet sites on it and you would like to have something different from static images with fixed dimensions. If ImageMagick and GD are set up, you shall be able to edit any image in many different ways - generate thumbnails, change the colors, flip it, blur it, and so forth. Naturally, these changes are doable if the script application which you use on your website allows you to perform such things. The 2 libraries could be used with numerous website development languages - PHP, Python, Perl, and so on., and support over one hundred commonly used image formats that you'll be able to work with - PNG, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, GIF and others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are installed on our cutting-edge cloud web hosting platform, which means that regardless of which of our cloud hosting you pick, both applications will be available and activated as standard for your brand new account. They'll be part of the software setting for your sites whatever the PHP version that you pick since we supply a number of different releases. Any custom or ready-made script application will be able to use the libraries so as to generate thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. Based on the nature of your site, you will also be able to provide a number of solutions for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image editing software on a social network website and many others.