Windows 8 Ads in Apps

Windows 8 presents exciting new opportunities – not only for advertisers, but for developers as well. Developers can use advertising to monetize their applications while presenting a rich, immersive advertising experience to their users – and an engaging app can attract an audience advertisers will pay to reach.

The benefits of Windows 8 Ads in Apps (AiA) for developers are clear:

  • Implementing ads into your app is easy.
  • The app could be seen and used by millions of consumers.
  • Premier media brands such as Bing, MSN, Xbox, and Skype offer AiA opportunities.

Download the new Windows 8 Ads in Apps SDK today to get started.

Get Started in three Easy Steps with Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows 8

  1. Download the Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows 8.
  2. Review the developer documentation.
  3. Experiment and learn which ad types, sizes, and experiences are best for your app.


Learn more about Ads in Apps and making money with advertising.


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