Microsoft has posted on his blog a tutorial to help programmers learn how to make money from stock trading on the application Windows Software Store. Accordingly, the application fee will be priced starting at $ 1.49 and a maximum of $ 999.99. Thus, the price started that Microsoft fix for the software has a slightly higher cost compared with $ 0.99 applies to Mac Apple App Store and App Store on IOS. This amount will increase or decrease slightly depending on the currency of each country or territory that programmers want to sell products. Microsoft said that it will collect 30% of the amount sold by each application, but this policy will be flexible: the application that the total amount of the sale of software plus in-app purchase (items purchased, the New features within the application) exceeds $ 25,000, the company only collects 20% only.
The company encourages developers to sell many different methods: free applications, applications 7 days trial (can switch to easily charge), incorporating advertising applications based on Microsoft's SDK, in-app purchase. The company also does not force programmers to depend completely on Microsoft ecosystem that they can use the payment system of its own with any advertising company they wish, provided they meet Microsoft's technical requirements. Metro applications for Windows 8 to be tested and distributed through Windows Store, while Desktop software for traditional environment can still be distributed through external channels such as ever.
According to MSDN