I built my first website using Wix for a client recently, Jeanne Sedona. We went back and forth about using WordPress but since she found Wix to be very easy to use, I went forward with the platform. I think it came out really nice and she is happy she can easily go in and change her content.
To be honest, I much prefer WordPress to build a website with, but I think it is great for a business just starting out. WordPress has much more flexibility with design. I do not have to use pre-made templates and then customize them when I use WordPress. I can build from the ground up using my imagination. The next drawback is you can not change a theme halfway into the design process with Wix. You have to create a new website and start all over again.
But Wix is so easy to use you can create a great looking website very easily and quickly. If you are a web design professional you can just concentrate on the design and feature, not figuring out how to make it work. I found the process fun and easy and I am happy Jeanne is pleased with her new website. I think it is a good platform for