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Next part of the 150 amazing content marketing statistics is here to blow your mind and push to shape up your content strategies.

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46. 100 million hours of video content are watched on Facebook daily. (Source: Wordstream)

47. 100 hours of video are uploaded every minute. (Source: NeilPatel.Com)

48. 6 billion hours of video are watched every month. (Source: NeilPatel.Com)

49. 76.5% of marketers and small business owners who have used video marketing say it had a direct impact on their business. (Source:


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50. 69% of companies report their video marketing budget is increasing. (Source:

51. YouTube is the second most popular platform for SMB owners and marketers sharing and distributing video content. (Source:

52. 34% of B2C marketers say pre-produced video will be critical to content marketing success in 2017. (source: ContentMarketingInstitute)

53. 4X as many consumers would prefer to watch a video about a product than to read about it. (Source: Hubspot)

54. Video content is expected to account for 74% of all web traffic in 2017. (Source: DigitalInformationWorld)

55. 78% of people watch videos online every week. (Source: DigitalInformationWorld)

56. 43% of consumers wanted to see more video content. (Source: Hubspot)

57. 75% of business executives watch work-related videos at least weekly. (Source:DigitalInformationWorld)

58. 93% of marketers use video for online marketing, sales, and communication. (Source: DigitalInformationWorld)


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59. 52% of marketers believe that video marketing is effective for brand awareness, lead generation, and online engagement. (Source: DigitalInformationWorld)

60. 70% of marketers claim video produces more conversions than any other content. (Source: LiveStream)

61. Including video in a landing page of a website can increase conversion by 80%. (Source: Insivia)

62. 4 out of 5 consumers believe that demo videos are helpful. (Source: Insivia)

63. Nearly two-thirds of consumers prefer video under 60 seconds. (Source:

64. Among millennials, YouTube accounts for two-thirds of the premium online video watch across devices. (Source: Insivia)

65. Marketers who use video grow revenue 49% faster than non-video users. (Source: Insivia)

66. Online shoppers who view demo videos are 1.81x more likely to purchase than non-viewers. (Source: Insivia)

67. Video on social media generates 1200% more shares than text and images combined. (Source: Hubspot)

68. People spend on average 2.6x more time on pages with video than without. (Source: Insivia)


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69. 88% of visitors stay longer on a site with prominent video displayed. (source: Livestream)

70. 55% of people consume video content thoroughly. (Source: Insivia)

71. Almost 50% of internet users look for videos related to a product or service before visiting a store. (Source: Insivia)

72. Email subscriber dropout is reduced by 75% with the incorporation of video. (Source: Livestream)

73. The equivalent of 110 years of live video is watched on Periscope every day. (Source: Hubspot)

74. Half of YouTube subscribers between the ages of 18 and 34 would drop whatever they were doing to watch a new video from their favorite channel. (Source: Hubspot)

75. Videos under five minutes in length account for 55% of total video consumption time on smartphones. (Source: Go.ooyala)

76. Including video in an email leads to a 200-300% increase in click-through rate. (Source: Business2community)

77. By 2019, online video will be responsible for four-fifths of global Internet traffic. (Source: TubularInsights)


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78. Memes are humorous and comedy is one of the best ways for marketers to get their customers to let down their guard with a brand. (Source: Sproutsocial)

79. Using memes can help increase your reach and help your branding efforts. (Source: Brandwatch)

80. A report by AAAI states that professionals in marketing and campaigning have embraced Internet memes as a way to build rapport with trendy communities. (Source:

81. The report also stated that Internet memes are phenomena that rapidly gain popularity or notoriety on the Internet. (Source:



82. 23 million GIFs are posted to Tumblr every day. (Source: Buffer)

83. Brands have started using GIFs in their content marketing strategy after finding them more appealing than images. (Source:

84. Slack counts more than two million GIF integrations each month. (Source: Buffer

85. The average GIF contains sixty frames, then they’re capable of conveying 60,000 words. (From: Giphy’s CEO, Alex Chung)

86. Five million GIFs are exchanged on Facebook Messenger daily. (Source: Nytimes)

87. There are currently around 150 million original GIFs. (Source: Clickz)

Whitepapers / Guides

88. 82% of Whitepaper type of content was used in 2016 to help buyers make a purchase decision in B2B industries. (Source: Curata)

89. Whitepapers were the top forms of content that B2B buyers are most likely to share with colleagues: (Source: Curata)


90. 67% of Ebooks type of content was used in 2016 to help buyers make a purchase decision in B2B industries. (Source: Curata)

91. Ebooks are expected to grow from $2.31 billion in 2011 to $8.69 billion in 2018 (Source: Statista)


92. 28% of marketers want to learn more about the art of podcasting. (Source: NeilPatel.Com)

93. Podcast Listening Grew 23% Between 2015 and 2016. (Source: ConvinceAndConvert)

94. Weekly podcast listeners consume five shows per week on average. (Source: ConvinceAndConvert)


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95. 64% of podcasts are being listened to on a smartphone or tablet. (Source: ConvinceAndConvert)

96. The average time spent listening to podcasts each week is 4 hours and 10 minutes (Source: EdisonResearch)

97. Two-thirds of podcast listeners have engaged in various research and/or purchase related behaviors as a result of advertising exposure from podcasts. (Source: Comscore)

98. Business was among the top 4 podcast subjects that listeners had the greatest average time spent listening. (Source: BridgerRatings)

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Mouneeb is an experienced digital marketing strategist with a passion for helping clients achieve their goals online. With over 15 years of experience in designing, developing, and managing a team that develops top-notch web projects, he brings a wealth of information to the teams that he leads and the leaders that he follows.

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