Start Dates Launch
Late last year, Asana launched Start Dates as a feature for
Asana Premium. We’re happy to announce that start dates are now
available via the API! As one of the fields you can set on a
start_on field works exactly like
due_on field, where the date is specified in
For more on how start dates work in Asana, be sure to look at our documentation in the Asana Guide.
For more on tasks in the API, including the
start_on field, see our API
reference on Tasks.
Concurrent Requests Rate Limiter
In order to provide transparency on how we rate-limit incoming requests, we recently wrote documentation on how our rate-limiting works.
Of note is that recently, in addition to standard rate-limiting, we’ve also added in rate limits for concurrent requests. This will be particularly important for an upcoming release, so stay tuned!
Finally, we made changes to how we handle premium-only errors from our API. In
summary, our API will return
402 Payment Required responses for requests that
that originate from non-premium workspaces that attempt to access premium
We wrote about this extensively in another post, including our apologies for shipping this without communicating the change properly, as well as our migration strategy (and our recommended migration path for developers).
You can read more information about this in our errors
We have some features that we’re excited to launch in the next few weeks, so stay tuned! For keeping up with our latest updates, be sure to subscribe to our developer newsletter via the form in the sidebar.