9:15 AM Sunday
Room: 4201Getting your app noticed in marketplace will not happen automatically or optimally by publishing alone. There are specific suggestions offered in this session to help the cause (of making money). So, grab a deep breath and get ready to settle in and focus on making more money. Make all the time you have invested so far, well worth it. Many of the suggestions are common sense when you think them through, but are a few were found out the hard way and hopefully will save you some pain. The Russ’ ToolShed Network series of Phone 7 Shortcuts © apps by Russell Fustino, now a GrapeCity Senior Developer Evangelist, will be used to demonstrate the before and after effects of these considerations… with some real world metrics…. The data sample is large enough to support trends and demonstrate cause and effect.
The session will cover the following topics with code samples as appropriate:
Marketing Basics, How to get your app noticed in marketplace, Globalization - Multiplier effect and Marketplace submission, Instrumentation, Trial Strategies, Multiple Categories – Multiple tabs, Using Ads to Generate Income, Using the About Box to Generate Income and more Sales.
9:45 AM Saturday Room: 4202Join Russ Fustino as he takes a tour of the new ActiveReports 6 Silverlight Report Viewer. Now all the power of reporting the award winning ActiveReports for Windows and ASP.NET, is now available in Silverlight!
He will show how this component is designed for reporting in Microsoft Silverlight 4 and higher. See how the Silverlight Report Viewer is simple, lightweight, flexible, localizable, and easy to customize for quick end user deployment. It includes these features:
. Preview reports loaded from a file, document stream, ASPX page, RPX Handler, or WCF service.
. End-user toolbar with Table of Contents (TOC), Thumbnails, Print, Search, Zoom, and Navigation buttons, plus you can add your own custom buttons.
. Printing support with an extra print-to-PDF option.
. Full UI customization with Themes. Use Silverlight Viewer XAML template to customize the look of the UI. We provide pre-customized templates in six useful themes.
. Localization support. Use resource files (*.resx) to create custom localizations of all text in the UI. We provide pre-localized satellite assemblies for Chinese, Japanese, and Russian.
. Out-of-browser support