All of us use software to record a mix. There are a couple of mistakes that a lot of people make with their DAW or recording and mixing software. These mistakes are not platform specific, it’s more on how we use these tools.
The first mistake is not gainstaging tracks for their “sweet spot”. It’s all about getting the right level or gain at every stage of the recording and mixing process. The second mistake is sending too much signal to your mix buss. It’s the final stereo track where all your tracks are dump to.
Read more about this here: https://www.recordingrevolution.com/3-biggest-daw-mistakes-home-studio-owners-are-making/