I'm trying to create a script which get an url and makes a thumbnail in .NET C#. I tried some scripts I found on the internet but I used this one. However I saw that it uses lot of resources and sometimes becomes very slow. Next, I tried to find out solution with php on Apache server, but it's hard and unreliable.
I found these web services which are free but you have to pay in order to have quality and fast results:
http://immediatenet.com (only free)
and these software:
What's the best? To buy a software and put it on your server (= more resources) or use a paid service? Does anyone want to share some experience about this?