Video has more potential – versus other media, video has more potential to be shared and go viral.
People take notice
People prefer video over text
Video increases the likelihood of purchasing
Video provides purchasing confidence
The COOL STATS:
People retain 58% more with both visual and auditory stimulation – Forrester Research.
Via Google AdWords for video, video is now more searchable by search engines. In fact, a video in Google’s index is 53 times more likely to appear on first page search results – Forrester Research.
65% of senior executives have visited a vendor’s website after watching a video – Forbe’s
59% of senior executives prefer to watch video instead of reading text and 80% are watching more online video today than they were a year ago – Forbe’s
People who view a Web video are 64% more likely to purchase than those who don’t – Comscore
52% of consumers say that watching product videos makes them more confident in their online purchase decisions. When a video is information-intensive, 66% of consumers will watch the video two or more times – Internet Retailer
60% of people prefer watching video over reading text. – Forbes
Video has a viral reach of 77% on Facebook. – Adobe
Videos in search results have a 41% higher click through rate than their plain text counterparts. – ReelSEO
People remember 50% more from a video compared to 22% with written content. – Wharton Business
Video is 3x more likely to be shared on Twitter vs. other types of content. – Adobe
Video in email marketing has shown to increase email clickthrough rates by over 96%. – Flimp
Visitors who view product videos are 85% more likely to buy than visitors who do not. – Internet Retailer
70% of B2B business are using video as a marketing tactic. – Marketing Profs