Note The WinJS library provides a ton of CSS that has already been written for you-almost 4,000 lines of it actually. This big collection of style rules makes your app look right at home in Windows 8.
In this chapter on what I’m dubbing the global styles, we’re going to look at the styles from the WinJS library that affect the general environment and typography of your Windows 8 app. We’ll also look at the styling of the app bar, the settings pane, flyouts, and menus. There are a lot of rules that go in to styling the ...