How Social Media Can Magnify Your Video Marketing

Click on image to view enlarge version   It’s time to fuel your social feeds with video.

  1. Based on the numbers, your competitors are already using social channels to boost the reach of their video marketing, so it’s about time you did the same.
  3. YouTube is the second largest search engine . . . i n t h e w o r l d ! Millennials and today’s independent buyer turn to YouTube to get quick answers, and you can easily become their go-to expert with incredible ‘how-to’ video content.
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  5. YouTube is Addictive!Every auto-shared tweet from YouTube results in 6 new YouTube browsing sessions – ReelSEO
  6. Videos Get Shared, 68%of viewers share a video they’ve watched (on average) 55% of consumers share their purchases socially on and other social networks.- MistMediaGroup
  7. Your Facebook Friends “” Play Buttons Years of YouTube video are watched every day on Facebook – Pieces of content are shared on Facebook every 24 hours – Entrepreneur Magazine. And, no surprise…Video is the most shared content type on Facebook –
  8. Those sharing video from brand sites choose to share via: 46% of the time, 40% of the time, 14% of the time- Invodo
  9. GET YOUR UPDATES NOTICED, Adding a video to your company update on LinkedIn can result in a 75% higher chance of that updates being shared. – Smashing Pixels
  10. Twitter Takes Video to a New Level 700+ YouTube videos are shared on Twitter each minute 1 in 5 Twitter users discover new videos each day from tweeted links – Hubspot. 2/3 Twitter users feel it’s worth watching video tweeted by brands. – Hubspot. 40%
  11. MAKE SURE YOUR SOCIAL VIDEO IS MOBILE! Mobile makes up almost 40% of YouTube’s global watch time.- YouTube. 3x Mobile and tablet shoppers are 3 times more likely to view a video as laptop or desktop users. – NPD. 36% Mobile video ads that include social media buttons drive 36% higher engagement. – Rhythm NewMedia. 92% of mobile video viewers share videos with others. – Invodo
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What’s the Market for Online Video?

45.4% According to comScore, which measures online engagement and use, that’s the percentage of Internet users who view at least one video online over the course of a month. The average user is exposed to an average of 32.2 videos in a month, increasing the chances that your marketing message will be seen. But what does that work out to in real numbers? 100 Million That’s the number of Internet users who watch online video each day. Granted, a lot of those are watching the latest viral video with a goofy cat or a cute kid, but an awful lot of them are looking for advice on how to do something or how to make something work better. And a whole of them are looking to buy a service or product.   90% The percentage of online shoppers at a major retailer’s website who said they find video helpful in making shopping and buying decisions. Retailers who provide online video to show off their products report that the products with video sell a lot more than products with no video.   75% That’s the percent of executives who told Forbes that they watch work-related videos on business websites at least once a week. The results breakdown:

  • 50% watch business-related videos on YouTube
  • 65% visit the marketer’s website after viewing a video
  • 16 minutes and 49 seconds According to comScore, that’s how much time the average user spends watching online video ads every month.

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