Research by the Cisco Visual Networking Index reports that video accounted for 57% of all consumer internet traffic globally in 2012. They project video traffic will be at 69% of all consumer internet traffic in 2017.
For the month of November 2013, Comscore reports:
· 189.2 million Americans watched 47.1 billion online content videos, while the number of video ad views totaled 26.8 billion. Of that, Google sites totaled 3.6 billion ad views.
· Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at YouTube.com, ranked as the top online video content property with 163.5 million unique viewers.
· Video ads reached 55.8 percent of the total U.S. population an average of 155 times during the month.
As these stats show, there is a HUGE audience consuming video online. And, since Google acquired YouTube in 2006, it has become the second largest search engine in the world. Posting your video to YouTube not only provides potential customers with a better understanding of your business, but also helps boost your ranking in Google search.
Ideabar can help concept, create and share your business video. Starting at $1,150, our video packages are an affordable solution for businesses of all sizes. Ideabar will help concept, create and share your business, creating a YouTube channel on your behalf and uploading and tagging your videos to help boost your SEO. We also include YouTube pre-roll in our custom ad network solutions.
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