Google Smart Chips

Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides are part of the Google Workspace productivity suite. Teams can collaborate seamlessly and connect with other Google apps online. Add context and critical information right into the flow of your work using Google Smart Chips powered by Asana for Google Workspace Add-on. 

Smart chips

The Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides + Asana integration helps teams stay aligned with contextual information, strategic objectives, and ongoing project execution as they do their work. Using Google smart chips, teams can mention Asana tasks directly into a Google Doc to surface relevant data from Asana and maintain visibility on workflow progress.

smart chips

This example shows how an Asana task can be referenced in a Google Doc with a smart chip. Smart chips are also available in Sheets and Slides.

In addition to Asana tasks, smart chips also support projects, portfolios, status updates, and goals.

Frame 629732.png


How to connect Google Docs, Sheets, Slides + Asana

Here’s how to set up the Asana for Google smart chips:

  1. Navigate to the Google Workspace Marketplace and install the Asana add-on
  2. On the right side of your Google Doc, Sheet, or Slide, find the side panel
  3. From the side panel, select Asana and click Log In
  4. Click Allow to grant permission to the Asana Add-on
  5. Click Continue to confirm your email and complete the authentication process

adding Asana to Google Docs

How to add Asana URLs as smart chips

To replace an Asana URL with a smart chip, paste the URL in a Google Doc and click the Tab button.

In Google Sheets or Google Slides, you need to add the hyperlink and hover over the hyperlink to convert the URL to a smart chip.

Was this article helpful?

Thanks for your feedback