This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
You include the same applet tags that you would in a JSP page. Or any other web page. It's the HTML that the browser sees that's important, not what server software was used to present it to the client.
An IDE is no substitute for an Intelligent Developer.