Posted on January 1, 1970  •  11 minutes  • 2136 words
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This page contains quick links to resources, tips & tricks, documentation and anything helpful for you to build your apps. If you have anything you’d like me to add, find me on Twitter™ at @l_anceM .


Here is a list of APIs to help give you app ideas:

For more great APIs see https://github.com/public-apis/public-apis .

Windows 10 UWP Resources

Here are my recommended resources for building Windows UWP apps:

Visual Studio tooling and SDKs

Official development, design and publishing UWP docs

Microsoft Virtual Academy courses for UWP




Legacy Resources (WP8 + Win8)

If you are new to Windows Phone development

Build 2013 & 2014 Windows Phone sessions

This link will bring you to my blog post with all the Build 2014 Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1 related videos.

Here are the Build 2013 Videos for Windows Phone 8.0:


Key Developer Scenarios

Best Practices

Miscellaneous resources

Here is the beginning of the miscellaneous resources list to get you started, more links under the “more links"section towards the bottom of the page.

More wpdev links continued after “getting started” section below

Getting Started


This is the Michael Crump section 😉

Windows 8 Stuff you may find useful

Windows Phone and IoT fun

General topic articles about mobile app development

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