Design library for Windows Phone
[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]
Guidance for designing great apps.
Platform and ecosystem
A look at the Windows Phone platform and the types of apps that developers can create to meet specific user needs.
App design process
Usability principles that can help designers solve problems, simplify tasks for users, and take full advantage of the platform.
Structure and navigation models
The main categories of app interaction models that you are likely to encounter in your app design.
Motion and interactions
Theme, motion, sound, and vibration can create the sensation of real-life tangibility inside an app.
Controls design guidelines
Interface controls that you'll probably use in your app.
Tools, templates, and assets straight from the Windows Phone Design Studio.