You can add new contacts from the People app to all your email accounts. However, the People app cannot add contacts to the social networks to which you are connected. You have to do that by accessing the social networks themselves in a web browser such as Internet Explorer.
In this exercise, you'll learn how to add a new contact to the People app.
SET up Make sure your Windows 8 device is connected to the Internet. Then, open the People app.
1 Right-click or swipe from the bottom edge to open a contextual menu at the bottom of the window.
2 Click or tap New to open the New Contact window.
3 In the Account box, select the account in which you want to store this contact.
4 Complete the contact details you want to store.
5 Click or tap Save. Clean UP Close the People app.
The contact you created is saved and automatically synchronized with the account you selected.