Video in Web Design: Does It Make Sense, and How to Use It?

There’s no point arguing … most people prefer video to text. Subconsciously, we all know this to be true. Just look at how many people love to spend their afternoon by the TV vs. the decline of the newspaper market (in 2012, newsroom employment in the US fell below 40,000 full-time workers for the first time since 1978 [1]). But possibly the most astonishing piece of statistics comes from YouTube. It’s reported that 6 billion hours of video are watched there every month [2]. So why that’s the case? (Read more...)