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I am using the following code to get page title of current page in Page Layout but it is not working.

<asp:Literal runat="server" text="<%$SPContext.Current.Item['Title']%>"></asp:Literal>

How to get page title in page layout?

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Working on the client, no matter how mysteriously the HTML page's title was originally composed (if that's what you want):

  The title of the document is:
  <script type="text/javascript">


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document.title prints the space - page name here. I use <script>document.write(document.getElementById("ctl00_PlaceHolderMain_wikiPageN‌​ameDisplay").innerHTML);</script> – Underverse Aug 18 '15 at 8:18

What you need us the SharePointWebControl:TextField or SharePointWebControl:FieldProperty control.

Waldek has written a blog about it here:

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Ok I will have a look at it tomorrow morning. – Frank Martin Aug 3 '13 at 17:41

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