Start building beautiful Windows Phone 7 apps

The best apps are not only functional but also beautiful. Make your app stand out with beautiful design:

Design guidance and templates

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Windows Phone Design Day videos

A must-see video series for any developer or designer who wants to start building for Windows Phone 7.

Ana and Miles, the Windows Phone personas ( 3:33 )
The Metro Design Language, the inspiration  (29:48)
Deconstructing a Windows Phone application part 1: Controls  ( 17:40)
Deconstructing a Windows Phone application part2: Animation (34:22 )
Deconstructing a Windows Phone application, part 3: Target Sizes ( 13:39 )
Deconstructing a Windows Phone application, part 4: Globalization (37:45 )
Deconstructing a Windows Phone application, part 6: Perceived performance  (19:45 )
Designer insights into Panorama and Pivot (32:18)
Making Audio Sing on Windows Phone (34:26 )
Windows Phone Voice (32:00 )
Designer Resources: Expression Blend Overview and Roadmap ( 41:20 )
Designer Resources:  Windows Phone Documentation (11:18 )
Designer Resources: Windows Phone Design Templates (04:01 )

What do the designers say?

Visit www.sevensketches.com to hear from Tricky Business and how they’re designing for Windows Phone 7

Get the developer training and resources

If you want to find the latest list of training and resources on how to develop for Windows Phone 7, visit Mike Ormond’s mega list of Phone 7 resources here

See the latest great apps in MarketPlace for inspiration

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-gb/apps/default.aspx

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