We have received a significant amount of interest with the Windows 8 Elite programme and we wanted to provide a brief update on how you can get invited. The process is very simple and we want to ensure that we can invite as many UK app publishers as possible, so we are opening to all publishers who have a Windows 8 app submitted before Friday 26 Oct 2012. Follow the simple steps below.

Step 1: Build a great Windows 8 app (learn how).

Step 2: Submit your app to the Windows Store by 26 Oct 2012.

Step 3: After submitting your app, drop an email to windows8elite@my-rewards.com with the name of your app and your contact details.

Step 4: Accept your personal invitation to the Windows 8 Elite Programme which will be sent to you shortly after.

Getting started is easy as we are offering unprecedented support to UK developers interested in Windows 8 app development through a diverse selection of online resources as well as live and in person DevCamps & App Clinics. We are here to help you succeed so make sure you take advantage of the biggest platform opportunity for developers and get support and assistance to make your Windows 8 app the next big thing. Learn more about what we are doing to help you develop your idea for Windows 8.