The answer is YES and perhaps a lot by my standard. But that all depends on how you do it. My colleague Kevin Ashley tells his story of how to make $30,000 a month. Read his blog here. Please don’t ask me how you can make money because I don’t have an answer. The opportunity is there; it’s up to you to make it happen.
If you wish to get started with building a Windows 8 app, we have resources available for you. Check out the App Builder program. You can find resources and talk to one of our technical evangelists during their office hours.