1. YouTube is the number two search engine for information (ComScore).  If you want people to find you, you need to have videos on YouTube.
  2. Online video will make your organization 50 times more likely to appear as the top listing in Google search results (Forrester Research).
  3. By 2012, 90% of all traffic on the Internet will be video (Cisco).
  4. Video users stay on websites twice as long and result in more sales (Forrester Research).
  5. Video results in a 35% increase in sales conversions (Forrester Research).
  6. Mobile devices (smart phones and tablets) are designed to be video delivery devices.
Author: Rick Dearborn is President of MarketVid – a free social network of online video users.