If you would like to have dynamic images on your internet site, the machine in which you host it ought to have the correct software for this. As an alternative to using static images with a fixed size, you can have thumbnails and automatically resized images based on the device a site visitor uses or you may even flip and invert images via a script app. All these things are possible via ImageMagick and GD library - two pieces of software that could be installed on a hosting server and that work with a large amount of popular scripting languages like: Perl, Python and PHP. That way, you may use images with any web-based app that you would like, irrespective of the language it was created with - a custom-made Perl script or a PHP one. The two libraries shall allow you to work with over 100 different image formats like GIF, PNG, TIFF, JPEG, etcetera.

ImageMagick and GD Library in Cloud Web Hosting

ImageMagick and GD Library are set up on our revolutionary cloud website hosting platform, which means that regardless of which of our Linux cloud web hosting you select, both apps will be available and activated by default for your new account. They're part of the software environment for your websites whatever the PHP version that you select as we offer a few different releases. Every custom or ready-made script app will be able to use the libraries in order to generate thumbnails of your images or graphs from plain text. According to the nature of your site, you will also be able to offer quite a lot of features for your visitors - interactive galleries, real-time image editing software on a social network website and many others.