Tools & Services for Developers Building Windows Phone & Windows 8 Apps

Microsoft’s biggest developer-focused event Build took place in San Francisco last week. Among the announcements made were Windows Phone 8.1 and a personal assistant for Windows Phone users, Cortana. If updates to the Windows ecosystem have raised your interest in developing apps for Windows Phone or Windows 8, there are a lot of helpful third party tools which will help you through the process.

We’ve put together a list of advertising, analytics, authentication, back-end SaaS, CRM, cross-platform development, localization, payment and push notification solutions you can use when developing your apps. Also included are some developer communities focused on Microsoft platforms. Click the infographic for a bigger view & scroll down for the listing.

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Advertising partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8

Analytics partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8

Back-End SaaS partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8

Communities for Windows Phone & Windows 8 developers

CRM partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8

Cross-Platform Development partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8

Localization & Authentication partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8

Payments partners on Windows Phone & Windows 8