Online video continues to grow

youtube_1_billion A few days ago YouTube announced that it now serves well over 1 billion videos every day. In fact, there are more videos watched every day than searches performed, as attested to in this post excerpt:

According to comScore Video Metrix, 120.5 million Americans watched nearly 10 billion videos on in August 2009. That 82.6 videos per viewer a month. According to comScore qSearch, Americans conducted 9.4 billion searches on Google in August 2009. Yep, the numbers are right. There are more videos being watched on YouTube than there are searches being conducted on Google in the United States.

Are you using video? If not, you probably should be.