Do you ever wonder why people stop watching your videos?
Is it something you did or just a fact of life?
Considering the reasons why people stop watching our videos can provide us with insights into how we might have kept them engaged for longer.
If you’ve gone to the trouble of creating an online video, you really don’t want someone to give up in seconds. In an ideal world you would be hoping that the viewer watches your entire video, feels engaged and then subscribes to your YouTube Channel (hungry for more). In reality there are people dropping off at various points throughout the video. The big question is, How much of it is down to you or the content you’ve produced?
Here are the main reasons why people will stop a video: