A developer account lets you publish your apps in the Store.
Here’s what you can do after you register for your developer account:
Submit free and paid apps to the Windows Phone Store and Windows Store.
Manage your apps and track their progress.
Get paid for your apps!
How do I get started?
Have your payment method (or token) handy, and make sure that you’re signed in with the Microsoft account that you want to associate with your developer account. You can get a Microsoft account during the signup process if you don’t already have one.
Already have a Windows Dev Center account? We’ll get you set up to submit apps to the Windows Phone Store after you click Continue below.