Build an App and Your Biz!

It is easy when you are a large company to employ a technology department or hire an outside consulting firm to build you a mobile app. It is more difficult if you are a startup or small business. At times, the startups and small businesses do not have the luxury to outsource a build for an app. Even more, they might not have the time to do it. So how does a startup or small business build an app with no time, no money and little effort?

Welcome to Windows Phone App Studio!

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Styling XAML with Windows Phone App Studio

Windows Phone App Studio – Part 3 – XAML Styling

If you are following along then you are well on your way to being able to publish an app using Windows Phone App Studio. If you are just joining in, great! This part of the tutorial will touch on some stying that we can do to make our app not only look a bit different but function a little better based on some of our needs.

If you recall in Part 1, I touched on the predefined templates App Studio provides. There are a number of them however, in certain situations the template does not match the data that should be bound to the view.

Before we dive in, the rest of this article assumes a project was created in App Studio and the source code was generated and downloaded. Please refer to Part 1 for details.

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Windows Phone App Studio Tutorial

Windows Phone App Studio Tutorial

Windows Phone App Studio lets you swiftly build apps for immediate publishing, testing, and sharing with clients, co-workers, friends, and family. Need to make changes or try variations? With App Studio it’s a snap!

And when you’re ready to add advanced programming features, Windows Phone App Studio generates your source code – a feature no other app-builder tool provides. Get with the program! Read more “Windows Phone App Studio Tutorial”