You have three different options to create a task.
Inside a Tasklist
- Click on the + sign at the right side of the tasklist title.
- Enter the task title and click on Create button.
- Click the + zon the top left part of your screen and hit New Task. Or you may click on the + colored blue.
- Enter the task title and click on Create Task.
From People page
- From people's tab click on the team member to whom you would like to assign the task.
- Click on the Assign Task.
- Enter the name of the task and click Create Task.