Recently, I had the opportunity to talk to Robert Green about the HTML authoring features you can find in Blend. You can view the recording of this Visual Studio Toolbox episode below (or download a high-quality MP4):
In Christian’s post Visual Authoring for the Windows 8 Consumer Preview he mentions that one of the changes to Blend is the introduction of an architecture that isolates the designer into its own process. In fact, this new architecture is used in both Blend and
On the Blend team we believe that deeper integration of design into software product planning and implementation will enable developers and designers to create great UX across desktop, web, and devices at a lower cost and with better productivity.
We are making available an updated version of Microsoft Expression Blend Preview for Silverlight 5. This release is identical to the previously released Expression Blend Preview for Silverlight 5, with three exceptions: