Word’s out – video production is in. Here are 5 major reasons why you should incorporate videos in your marketing efforts!
Quality content has always been a sure-fire way to lure your audience towards yourself and efficiently market your brand. In the past that meant writing a great piece of blog and being done with it. Not anymore!
Marketers are on a constant lookout for ways that don’t require too much time or effort from their viewers, yet gets their message effectively across.
With several gigantic brands having adopted the method, video production is a rising star on the red carpet.
What makes video production so good and effective you may ask? Here’s what:
Video Production are processed by the brain 60,000 times faster than text. Humans are hardwired to avoid demanding cognitive strain so they always opt for information that’s easier to process.
In the sinking world of information overload, videos are a breath of fresh air. Amidst a sea of words, video content is easier on the eye, easier on the brain.
Video Production can serve to educate, inspire or create brand awareness. A lot of people today make buyer decisions based on product reviews and blog updates.
A research proved that 96% of consumers find videos helpful when they are making purchase decisions online. Moreover, 58% of them consider companies that produce videos to be more trustworthy.
Therefore, maintaining an active video forum help makes it easier for customers to trust the brand and to make purchase decisions.
Search engines like Google, always favor rich media, which includes videos. Another factor that plays a vital role in their success is that Google owns YouTube, thus it pushes videos often. This is why, recent search results often, prominently features videos.
Facebook’s video viewership doubled from 4 billion views per day to 8 billion views per day in the time period of seven months. This can mean a lot of advertising.
Facebook also introduced its picture in picture option last year that allows viewers to watch a video while browsing through their home page. Facebook is on the constant move of testing and developing a good infrastructure for videos which is something marketers can later tap on.
Compared to other forms of content, users are much more likely to share videos. Consumers are 27.4 times more likely to click-through online video ads than standard banners and almost 12 times more than rich media ads.
It makes an excellent tool for companies, brands and marketers to share the story of their products, their companies, their mission and visions, and other forms of information for maximum outreach.
So, let’s get rolling!