Microsoft Advertising Showing off WP7 Paid DevelopersMarch 31, 2011 No Comments
Through case studies Microsoft Advertising is showing off what creating apps on the Windows Phone platform can do to your wallet. Simply by usingÂ the Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows Phone 7, they are saying that you can easily make a living making apps on the platform. We have discussed this plenty of times on here. Even the fact that some developers are already making more money on WP7 than Android.
So far they have used to case studies in particular.
Richard has made $28,882 in four months with his suite of apps. â€œOnce I made the switch and implemented the new Silverlight Ad SDK, my revenue went through the roof,â€ Richard says. â€œEase of development was really the spark that allowed me to develop so rapidly. I have used SDKâ€™s from Millennial and AdMob for Android and from a novice perspective, theWindows Phone 7 Ad SDK is far easier. Really top notch.â€Â Â READ MORE
Team of College students
Poznanski and Kauffman saw their revenue grow tremendously since the launch of the marketplace, earning $12,666 in gross revenue since November 2010. Focusing on popular and staple apps like cards games, they created an intuitive user interface that was optimized for use on Windows Phone hardware. â€œDeveloping for the Windows Phone platform is so easy and the ad control library provided by Microsoft pubCenter is unrivaled in simplicity and quality,â€ the team said.Â READ MORE
We even interviewed a few weeks back someone that was already going indie dev full time using Microsoft Advertising. The Windows Phone 7 platform is definitely headed in the right direction, especially on the developers side of things.