If you’re a student, you’re probably finishing up final exams right about now, and making plans to go home for winter break. Why not put your downtime to good use and build a Windows 8 app? As an incentive, we’re offering $100 to students who get their app published between now and January 20, 2013. Be sure to check out the official terms and conditions.
- Get started: Download all the software and resources you need, completely free. https://aka.ms/w8holidayapp.
- Build your app: find videos, sample code, tips, and get free consultations with Microsoft engineers and designers through Generation App: https://aka.ms/genappsignup. Definitely sign up for this.
- Publish your app: Your app will be available to millions in the Windows Store. Submit the details of your published app to claim your $100 AmEx gift card: http://bit.ly/XAoYqp.
In the first month of its release, Windows 8 sold 40 million licenses. That’s a big number. There are millions of people out there waiting to download your app. Go make it happen.