• Copyrights, Terms & Conditions and Security

    This page includes information you should know regarding Terms of Use, Copyrights and Security.
    To report violations to our Terms of Use, please click here.

  • Terms of Use

    What are the Wix Terms of Use?

    Wix users can upload songs, pictures, text and SWF files.
    The nature of the content users choose to upload to their website is under their responsibility.
    Like any other website in the world, a website created through Wix is subject to international law.
    Keep in mind that if you use other content/creations of any kind, you will need to consult the copyright owner first and get their approval.
    You can find more information regarding to Wix Terms of Use here.

    Do I own my site or do you?

    Wix does not claim any intellectual property rights over the User Submissions. However, under the Wix.com Terms of Use, you grant Wix worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive license to use, distribute, reproduce, modify, adapt, publicly perform and publicly display such User Submissions.

    Can I create an adult site?

    The nature of the content users choose to upload to their website is under their responsibility.
    Like any other website in the world, a website created through Wix is subject to international law.
    Keep in mind that if you use other content/creations of any kind, you will need to consult the copyright owner first and get their approval.
    You can find more information regarding to Wix Terms of Use here .

    Can I build a web site for a client?

    Yes, you can build a web site for a client and sell it. You can also contact designers@wix.com for information about becoming a Wix designer.

    Age requirement

    Wix requires its users to be over the age of 13. If a user is not- Wix may terminate his account. This is a standard requirement of web based services. If the activity on the account is supervised by an adult, Wix has no problem with it and as long as the content complies with the terms of use, Wix will not terminate the account (unless it is ordered to do so). Read more about Terms of Use here .

  • Copyrights

    Is the Wix data on the editor protected by copyright?

    With the exception of User Submissions (as defined in the Wix.com Terms of Use), all the content on the Wix.com website including, without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos and interactive features is owned by Wix and is subject to copyright, trade mark rights, and other intellectual property rights.

      Can I use the Wix pictures?

    The Wix pictures, under the Wix tab, are royalty free photos for your convenience. You can use any of these photos without breaking any international copyright laws. If you choose to use pictures from external URL's, you will have to contact the author for permission to use them on your site as these images are not owned by Wix.

    For more information on pictures, click here.

    Can I upload videos from YouTube that aren't mine?

    Yes, however, downloading videos from YouTube is subject to the YouTube terms of use (which may be modified at any time). According to the current terms of use (which can be found on the YouTube website), each user uploading materials to YouTube grants all other users a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, license to access use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform the materials such user is uploading to the YouTube website.

    For information about uploading a video click here .

    Can I upload songs that are not mine to my Wix site?

    Under the Wix.com Terms of Use you undertake not to upload, post, email, transmit, or otherwise make available any content that might infringe third party's intellectual property rights. In case a claim would be made concerning such misuse, Wix will remove all such infringing content.

    For information about uploading music to your Wix document click here .

  • Security

    Can I give another person authorization to edit my website?

    Any person who has your Account Details- registered email and password will be able to edit your site. Please make sure to give your password to authorized people only. Please note: editing your site is possible only on one computer at a time. When one person finishes editing your site, he should log out. Then another person can log in to start editing your site on a different computer. Please make sure that two people don't enter your Editor at the same time.

    Editing with two computers

    You can update, change or edit your document on any computer that you like! When you have finished editing your document on one computer, please make sure to click "Save". After saving, you can open the Editor on another computer, and you will see the changes that you have made. Please note: editing your site is possible only on one computer at a time. When you have finished editing your site on one computer log out of your account, then log back into your account on the other computer.

    Is there a way to stop the print function on a page?

    Currently there is no print option through Wix. Unfortunately it isn't possible to prevent the "Print Screen" option.

    Where Can I report Abuse and Rights Infringement?

    Please follow this link for more information about our Terms of Service.