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Blend for Visual Studio 2013 understands only two languages

Blend udnerstands HTML and XAML only.
You can use C#, Visual Basic or C++ for most XAML Store apps and Javascript for HTML Store Apps. XAML is of course more versatile but requires a steeper learning curve.
  • HTML Store Apps
  1. Universal Apps
          Blank App
          Hub/Pivot
          Navigation App

    2.  Windows Apps

          Blank App
          Grid App
          Split App
          Hub App
          Navigation App
 
   3. Windows Phone Apps
    
        Blank App
        Pivot App
        Navigation App

  • XAML Store Apps
  1.  Universal Apps
        Blank APP
        Hub App
        Class Library (Portable for Universal App)
        Windows Runtime Component (Portable for Universal App)
        Windows Runtime Component(Universal App)
  
    2.   Windows Apps
    
         Blank App
         Hub App
         Grid App
         Split App
         Class Library
         Windows Runtime Component
   
   3  Windows Phone Apps
    
        Blank App
        Hub App
        Pivot App
        WebView App
        Class Library
        Windows Runtime Component
        Blank App (Windows Phone Silverlight)
        Databound App (Windows Phone Silverlight)
        Control Library (Windows Phone Silverlight)
        Panorama App (Windows Phone Silverlight)
        Pivot app(Windows Phone Silverlight)

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Jayaram Krishnaswamy is a technical writer, mostly writing articles that are related to the web and databases. He is the author of SQL Server Integration Services published by Packt Publishers in the UK. His book, 'Learn SQL Server Reporting Services 2008' was also published by Packt Publishers Inc, Birmingham. 3. "Microsoft SQL Azure Enterprise Application Development" (Dec 2010) was published by Packt Publishing Inc. 4. "Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch Business Application Development [Paperback] "(2011) was published by Packt Publishing Inc. 5. "Learning SQL Server Reporting Services 2012 [Paperback]" (June 2013) was Published by Packt Publishing Inc. Visit his blogs at: http://hodentek.blogspot.com http://hodentekHelp.blogspot.com http://hodnetekMSSS.blogspot.com http://hodnetekMobile.blogspot.com He writes articles on several topics to many sites.