Strings are very important, because they are the basic data-type for reading and writing data to files, the console and everything else.
The fact that they are a non-primitive data-type implicates that their actual values lie in the Heap, and there's only a reference to them in the runtime-stack.
To create a string, just place your text between two quotation marks or two apostrophes.
string1 = "Hello world!" string2 = 'Hello world!'
To convert something to a string, type: