Overview - Microsoft Advertising SDK for Windows 8.0
Updated: August 2, 2013
Published: June 4, 2013
This topic provides some general information about the SDK that may be of interest to developers.
Windows 8 Apps and the Advertising Control
Ads render in a web compartment of the HTML5-based app host.
Web and local compartments communicate through postMessage calls.
Code can be written as XAML tags, C# code, or a combination of the two.
The presentation layer is XAML-based The HTML5 based ads will render with a WebBrowser instance from the .NET Framework.
The ad client will communicate with the WebBrowser control by using windows.external.notify and ScriptNotify.
Support and Feedback
Get product support or report a bug in the advertising SDK by visiting the Windows 8 Dev Center support page (scroll down to the section "Microsoft Advertising support").
Send feedback about this documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no product support through this alias. Documentation feedback only.