This article called Online Marketing Lessons Learned in 2008 claims that search engines are more interested in video content than ever before.

Search engines are beginning to place a greater importance on video, photos, blogs and much more. Why? Because it makes a website more relevant by serving the user’s needs.

In 2009, more and more people will be expecting their web surfing experience to include moving pictures. They’re going to be watching the web, not just reading it.