How to send push notifications for Windows Phone 8 using PHP

In the last post of this series I gave an introduction about how one could send and receive push notifications in Windows Phone 8. In this post I am going to discuss toast notifications. There are three parts to this tutorial. Sending a push notification Setting up a client to receive toast notifications Receiving toast […]

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In app toast notifcations using Toastinet in Windows Phone 8

Toastinet is a simple control that imitate a toast notification in Windows Phone. Developers would know that toast notifications don’t show up when the app is open. So you can imitate a toast using Toastinet. These days many apps like Facebook Messenger, Whatsapp, Twitter use in app toasts. It is available for download on Nuget and quite […]

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How to send and receive push notifications for Windows Phone 8 – Introduction

You can setup your apps to receive push notifications from a web-service and update its live tile, display a toast notification or a raw notification. Firstly your app needs to be registered for receiving push notifications and then a web service (or even an app capable of sending messages to Microsoft Push Notification Service). MSDN […]

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