Over all, the printing press is a revolutionizing invention. First, the printing press was invented during a crucial time period. In this time period, there was a lot of chaos and distress, because of the black death. The printing press had a huge a effect on spreading ideas, thoughts , news, education, and being informed. By printing books and newspapers, we have learned how to communicate and spread ideas through out the world.The printing press is one of basis invention for the creations and inspiration of many other newer inventions which also revolutionized the world. Although the printing press was a magnificent invention, some people had different views. People believed maintenance would be too difficult,that writing in Chinese would be impossible due to the intricate Chinese writing system, and that the churches and religious groups wouldn't be able to censor what was being printed.without the printing press, we don't know how we could have possibly spread our thought and evolve over time mentally, socially, economically, politically, and religiously without the printing press.