API Resources and Requests

All our API resources are documented at https://developers.upwork.com. They are categorized and named based on their functionality. Note that freelancer profiles and jobs search results are limited to 5,000 results.

What is the ciphertext field?

It is an alias to the profile_key field.

Where can I find the Company ID or Team ID?

You can use Companies & Teams API endpoints to get IDs and references. Note that Parent team is interchangeable with Company in this context.

What is the difference between ID and reference?

The reference is usually an integer (example: parent_team__reference: 12345) whereas the ID is a string (example: parent_team__id: abcdfghijk).


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