Social media video marketing continues growing at a very fast rate. As a result, many social media users watch videos on a regular basis.
Take a look at these posts on social videos:
- Applying Video Content to the Marketing Funnel
- 2017 Status of Social Video
- First Media Blossom: Viral Facebook Ad King
- Oracle Uses B2B Videos Well
- Humanizing and Entertaining Ads
Social Media Video Marketing
For today’s post, let us examine three good sources of information on social media video marketing.
“Marketers simply cannot afford to ignore video advertising. Thus, eMarketer predicts that video ad spending in the U.S. alone will reach $15.42 billion this year. And it will grow to $22.18 billion by 2021. New research from artificial intelligence-powered video creation service Wibbitz provides some insight into which social media platforms video advertisers should be paying attention to—and it’s pretty much what you would expect.”
YouTube/Vimeo and Facebook are the runaway leaders for viewer participation. To read more, click on the chart.
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“So what is the right type of video? According to the infographic, hard-sell videos don’t work. Explainer, testimonial, demonstration, and personalized videos have greater success. Seven in 10 people stated they saw content that is interesting from a particular brand in a more positive light.”
“Once you know what type of videos to create, it should be the right length. If the video is too long, the chances of losing your audience increases. Under three minutes seems to be the sweet spot. When it comes to choosing the social media channels, such as Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or Twitter, each platform has its pros and cons. This will depend on the type of business you have and the demographic you want to reach, according to the data shared by Filmora Wondershare.”
To read more, click the infographic.
According to BI Intelligence, despite its popularity, YouTube is not perceived as trustworthy. And this is why:
“The social platform that finished dead last did so because of its abusive comments section and annoying ads. Still, this hasn’t dissuaded people from visiting, as evidenced by the time spent monthly and massive user base. This platform also resonates more with older generations.”
To read more, click on the chart.