Online videos sure aren’t like they used to be—they are better. Online videos are simple to watch from any place you have an Internet connection. With the popular online video site, YouTube, there is no simpler way to access online videos. Here are some interesting facts about YouTube you may not have known until today:
- Over four billion online videos are viewed every day worldwide (up 25%).
- An hour of online video is uploaded every second (up over 30%).
Online videos are a great way to engage prospective customers on your website. Think of it as enabling your brand to become human. Online videos humanize your brand so much more than text and images could ever do. It gives your company its personality.
Not convinced? Check out YouTube’s newest site at onehourpersecond.com.
Will you be adding online videos to your site this year? If so, what will your online videos focus on? Share your thoughts in a comment!
About Alan Moore: Alan is an Internet Marketing Consultant with ReachLocal Baltimore. His mission is to help you increase your revenues and decrease unproductive advertising expenses through proven, online marketing strategies. He manages over $1.4 million in yearly marketing budgets and has worked with local businesses, agencies and the US government. Give him a call at (877)655-3438 to schedule a free consultation.
These YouTube stats came from http://marketingland.com/youtubes-stunning-stats-4-billion-daily-views-an-hour-of-video-uploaded-every-second-4139