Across the globe, you can bet that the world’s top Fortune 500 companies have some seriously effective video marketing strategies up their belts. And it’s not just Walmart, Apple, Ford, HP, Amazon, Microsoft, Target and Pepsi that are using the technique to snag their share of the $12.5 trillion revenue, $945 billion in profit, $17 trillion market value and 26.8 million employees that the Fortune 500 clique enjoy. SMEs are also tapping into the power of audio visual media to win over new customers and get business booming. Still not convinced? Check out some of these statistics that are sure to quicken your pulse.
Video marketing set to dominate
According to Invodo, 92% of mobile video viewers share videos with others.
Forbes recently reported that 65% of executives have visited a vendor’s site after watching a video.
A huge 70% of marketing professionals report that video converts better than any other medium, says MarketingProfs.
Forrester found that when video is included in marketing emails, the click-through rate increased by 200 – 300%.
When websites feature videos, users spend around 88% longer browsing, cites Mist Media.
Every minute, YouTube supports 300 hours of video uploads.
comScore reports that 64% of consumers are more likely to buy a product after watching a video about it.
59% of senior executives prefer to watch video instead of reading text, claims Forbes Insight.
ReelSEO has confirmed that homepage videos increase conversion rates by 20% or more.
When used on landing pages, video can increase conversion by 80% says Unbounce.
Just one minute of video is worth a whopping 1.8 million words, found Dr. James McQuivey of Forrester.
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Based in Asia and catering to the world, MotionElements is a leading microstock marketplace for video makers across the globe. Online, members enjoy a fully localized experience tailor made to fit the needs of stock media buyers and sellers across Asia, and the world. We offer a comprehensive range of content to suit every need, including stock videos, music, 3D models, After Effects and Apple Motion templates. All bundled with MotionElements’ transparent, royalty-free licensing for the ultimate in digital convenience.
Introducing Crevo – Japan’s largest video production platform
From ambitious video animation crowdsourcing platform to Japan’s largest video production platform, Crevo is one of the country’s biggest digital success stories. Earlier this year the company announced today the achievement of a US$836,000 seed round, with major support from CyberAgent Ventures, East Ventures and B Dash. It’s gone from 200 freelance video animators to 800 in a matter of months, with future growth on the horizon. Designed exclusively for companies looking to create killer advertising or promotional video animation campaigns, Crevo is all about developing content that makes an impact. It sets itself apart from the crowd by supplying 100% original video animations that are anything but run of the mill. Already it’s built up a coveted client base including Hulu, Rakuten, Lifenet, GMO, and Sumitomo Realty, as well as small scale start-ups such as Retty, Wantedly and Gamba.
Teaming up with the crème de la crème
With aligned goals to support the global community of video makers, Crevo and MotionElements are a picture perfect partnership. The collaboration is designed to help both entities offer as much support as possible to the industry, each serving its own unique purpose in the video production ecosystem. Where MotionElements provides the content, Crevo makes it easy to crowdsource these video creation works. The result is the creation of a mutually beneficial, community oriented partnership that makes video creation a faster and easier process.
In the wake of a hugely successful debut year in business, Crevo is keen to grow its global database of users. Simultaneously, MotionElements wants to support the development of the Japanese video animation crowdsourcing platform. To do this, MotionElements is giving all Crevo creators an exclusive 20% discount on any purchase. To redeem, Crevo users simply enter their discount coupon code during checkout to receive a no strings attached 20% discount off their purchases.
Not a Crevo user? No problem. Signing up is easy. Simply head to https://crevo.jp/creator/signup, fill in your details and receive the code straight to your inbox.
The discount is valid until January 31 2016 which means there’s plenty of time to redeem.
Having problems? We’re here to help! To find the code simply follow these instructions when purchasing from MotionElements.com: https://www.motionelements.com/help/how-to-use-discount-coupon-code
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As well as redeeming the 20% off discount, Crevo users can also sign up for a FREE MotionElements account! It only takes a minute and unlocks access to worldwide, royalty free stock media. Just go to: https://www.motionelements.com/signup.
As a motion elements focused site users enjoy highly relevant and detailed categorical searchability which makes tracking down content a breeze. Plus, the Web2.0 powered technology ensures lightning fast response times and enhanced usability for an utterly incomparable experience.
Get creative with Crevo
Signing up as a Crevo creator takes only a minute, and will unlock access to an international platform of clients and creators from across the globe. Here, they create, collaborate and share content for a plethora of purposes.
As a Crevo creator you can focus exclusively on creating, without the hassle of worrying about schedule management and price negotiation.
Interested in joining the community? We’re currently on the search for:
Animators (2D, 3D)
It’s clear that the global market for video production is thriving, with both big name businesses and SMEs scrambling to embed their sites, emails and marketing campaigns with hard-hitting video content. If you want to tap into the insurgency and become a creator, sell your existing elements or purchase premium quality content from talented artists, taking advantage of the 20% MotionElements discount for Crevo users is a must leverage opportunity.