Literal Control : Literal « Controls « ASP.NET Tutorial

The Literal control is similar to the Label control. 
However, unlike the Label control, the Literal control does not render its content inside of a <span> tag.

<%@ Page Language="C#" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<script runat="server">
    void Page_Load()
        ltlTitle.Text = DateTime.Now.ToString("D");
<html xmlns="" >
    <title><asp:Literal id="ltlTitle" Runat="Server" /></title>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <h1>Look in the title bar</h1>


3.2.2.Literal Control
3.2.3.The Mode property of Literal control
3.2.4.Use code behind to set value to asp:Literal (