NOTE: Thanks to a respected friend and colleague who pointed out my misreading of the chart at the beginning of the video. Here is what it actually means:
Most videos steadily lose viewers once “play” is clicked, with an average 10.39% of viewers clicking away after ten seconds and 53.56% leaving after one minute.
and a link to where I found this info. Tubemogul.com
Striking info none the less. I’m looking for more updated info, and will pass it on when I find it. I’m betting not much has changed.
IPHONE/IPAD VERSION [VIDEO]
Here are the 9 ideas I think will improve your stories:
Note: You’ll have to watch to get more detail
1. Create a strong sense of place
3. Create some drama
4. Stop burying your lede
5. Be bold
6. What the hell?
7. Bait the hook
8. Add a dash of mystery
9. Keep them guessing