There’s lots of data that supports the effectiveness of video … but that doesn’t mean its right for you. The written word, photos and graphs are still great tools. In fact, here’s a graph and some written facts on video.

  • More than 46% of Americans will check their smartphones before getting out of bed. (Tech Times, 2017)
  • Over 51% of smartphone users have discovered a new company or product while conducting a search on their smartphone. (Google, 2018)
  • Promotional Videos and Brand Storytelling are the most common video types created by marketers. (HubSpot, 2020)
  • Using videos on landing pages will increase conversions by 86%. (Wordstream, 2018) 
  • Video content is 50 times more likely to drive organic search results than plain text. (Omnicore, 2018) 
  • 20% of people will read the text on a page, but 80% of people will watch a video. (My SMN, 2017) 
  • After watching a video, 64% of users are more likely to buy a product online. (Forbes, 2017) 
  • Studies show that people have the ability to recall 65% of the visual content that they see almost three days later. (HubSpot, 2017) 
  • Video drives a 157% increase in organic traffic from SERPs. (Wordstream, 2018)
  • Product videos can increase purchases by 144%. (Neil Patel, 2017) 
  • 4 in 5 consumers believe that demo videos are helpful. (Workspace Digital, 2019) 

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