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October 14, 2013

Online Video viewership in US to exceed 77% Online Users

By 2014, the number of U.S. online video viewers will represent 77 percent of Internet users, or 193.1 million people, according to eMarketer's forecasts. 

Americans are using the Internet more for video, both to post their own videos acrosds cross devices like Tablets and smartphones . According to  The Pew Internet Project survey found that the percentage of American adult Internet users who upload or post videos online has doubled in the past four years, from 14 percent in 2009 to 31 percent today.The Pew Research also shows that  78% watch or download videos, up from 69 percent four years earlier.

younger Internet users are twice as likely to post and share videos online than their older counterparts. Pew found 41 percent of 18-29 year-old Internet users and 36 percent of those ages 30-49 post or share videos online, compared with 18 percent of those over 50.