Video: Find How A Teenager Makes Money Writing Windows Phone 7 Apps with AdCenter

In this short video, Lead developer Johnny Simmons of Simzz Dev describes how he learned to write Windows Phone 7 applications. He learned by watching videos and finding code samples.Johnny, 13, talks with ISV Architect Evangelist Bruce Kyle about how he got started, and how he makes money through AdCenter. Turns out his most successful […]

In this short video, Lead developer Johnny Simmons of Simzz Dev describes how he learned to write Windows Phone 7 applications. He learned by watching videos and finding code samples.

Johnny, 13, talks with ISV Architect Evangelist Bruce Kyle about how he got started, and how he makes money through AdCenter. Turns out his most successful apps are the free ones that include advertising.

His advice for developers, "Don't give up."

The best way to find all the SimzzDev apps is to go to Zune or a phone and type in SimzzDev:

  • DrawPad
  • DrawPad Pro
  • NightClock
  • Analog Night Clock
  • Random Numbers and Dice
  • 7 Tab Browser Free
  • 7 Tab Browser Pro
  • Chasing Howie
  • NBA Schedule
  • System Info