Using Blend to Design HTML5 Windows 8 Apps

    Doris Chen

    In this series of videos, Doris Chen will show you how you can create a lightweight, dynamic version of the Memory Game in Blend using CSS3, HTML5 and JavaScript.

    The series consists of seven videos, which we have gathered together on this one page.

    If you intend to work through the instructions, you should:
    Step #1 – Download Windows 8 Release Preview and Windows 8 SDK
    Step #2 – Download Visual Studio Express for Windows 8
    Step #3 – Start building your own Apps for Windows 8


    Creating and Defining Style Rules

    Creating a Grid Layout

    Aligning Content

    Styling the Game Board

    Using Style Cards

    upport Portrait View

    Build and Run Project in Blend and Visual Studio

    These videos were first posted at Channel 9, where links are also available to download the videos in the following formats: MP3 (Audio only), MP4 (iPod, Zune HD), High Quality MP4 (iPad, PC), Mid Quality MP4 (WP7, HTML5) and High Quality WMV (PC, Xbox, MCE).