No need to reinvent the wheel, developers! Turn your mobile website into a Windows Phone app!

Sep 18, 2013

Hey, developers! Did you know that the time and resources you’ve invested building your mobile website can translate simply and easily into a hybrid Web app that’s ready to publish in the Windows Phone Store?

“A hybrid Web app is a cross-over solution that bridges HTML5 content with C# to access Windows Phone-specific features,” writes Mark Hopkins, a senior content developer on the Windows Phone Developer Content team.

Here are a few things you can do with a hybrid Web app: Reuse the HTML, CSS and JavaScript you’ve already created in your mobile website and bridge JavaScript calls with C# to access the Windows Phone platform.

To find out more, head on over to the Windows Phone Developer Blog.

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Jeff Meisner
Microsoft News Center Staff

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