Even with the increasing popularity of video, Many people are still hesitant to jump in and tap into the influence of YouTube. There are numerous reasons why you should consider YouTube for your business, but first here are some pretty telling stats.
YouTube’s statistics show more than 1 billion unique users to their site each month with over 6 billion hours of video watched each month. There are 100 hours of video uploaded to YouTube every minute and according to Nielsen, YouTube reaches more U.S. adults ages 18–34 than any other cable network.
What these stats don’t tell you is that these numbers are up a whopping 50% from last year, and marketing gurus predict that 2/3 of our content will be consumed via video by the year 2015. So why is video so great for your business?
Video tells a story that allows viewers to see and feel your emotions.
It builds trust. Video is the face-to-face connection consumers crave and demand.
It aligns you as an expert. Professionally produced videos can show people you are serious about your business.
Maybe it’s time to consider You Tube as another tool in your marketing tool belt.