My team has been heads down the last month helping UK companies get their applications published in the Windows Store. I think I now have a little time to start sharing some tips that should help other companies have a smooth experience getting their application into the Windows Store.
The first tip I would like to share is that you should take 30minutes to properly read (not skim!) the Resolving Certification Errors page on MSDN.
No, really, I mean it… read this before you submit. Actually read it before you start developing.
Why before you start developing? Well, some of the reasons an application fail come down to how the application was envisioned. A great example is:
But on a smaller scale how about this:
Resolving certification errors calls out a great example that I have seen – “The app uses a button, gesture, or other UI element to close the app.” That is a no no.
More tips to follow – and do share any you have!
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