Strings are probably the most basic Wikibase type. Support has been available at the qualifier level for some time, but needs to be added at the top-level statement level. Supporting properties with "string" values will pave the way for other string-like types (URL and External ID, for example).
Below are examples of what the basic string input UI looks like currently:
Work here is mostly complete, but there is currently no support for displaying any custom formatting or constraints which may exist for a given string-type property.
- It is possible to add statements of string datatype
- It is possible to edit statements of string datatype
- It is possible to remove statements of string datatype