If you want to have dynamic images on your site, the server where you host it ought to have the correct software for that. As opposed to using static images with a fixed size, you may have thumbnails and automatically resized images dependant upon the device a site visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images using a script app. All these things are doable with ImageMagick and GD library - 2 pieces of software that could be set up on a server and which work with a lot of popular scripting languages including: Perl, Python and PHP. This way, you may use images with any web-based application that you would like, no matter what language it was designed with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The 2 libraries will permit you to work with more than 100 different image formats including GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etcetera.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Web Hosting
ImageMagick and GD Library are present on our leading-edge cloud website hosting platform, which means that no matter which of our Linux web hosting you pick, both apps shall be available and activated by default for your brand new account. They will be part of the software environment for your websites whatever the PHP version that you pick since we provide several different versions. Every custom or ready-made script app can use the libraries to make thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. According to the nature of your website, you'll also be able to provide lots of options for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image editing software on a social network website and many others.
ImageMagick and GD Library in Semi-dedicated Hosting
Because both GD Library and ImageMagick are installed on the cloud hosting platform where all semi-dedicated server accounts are created, you will not experience any kind of problems to run any sort of script application that needs these libraries in order to function properly. A lot of apps allow you to use charts and pictures - message boards, content management systems, blog platforms, etc, which means that when you work with such software on our end, you'll be able to use all of its functions - automatically generated thumbnails for images linked to a forum reply or easy to customize avatars on a social network site, for example. The two libraries are provided with all of the PHP versions which you are able to select from the Hepsia hosting Control Panel - 4, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4 and 5.5.