A developer account lets you submit free and paid apps to both the Windows Store and the Windows Phone Store. You can manage your apps and in-app products, get detailed analytics, and enable services to create great experiences for customers around the world.9>
Sign up for either an individual/student account or a company account by clicking below. You’ll be asked to enter your contact information, choose a publisher display name, and provide a payment method—Visa/Mastercard, PayPal (where available), or a promo code.
Note: Make sure that you’re signed in with the Microsoft account that you want to associate with your developer account. If you don’t already have a Microsoft account, you can get one by starting the signup process.