Best Page Universe — Gather children and we will reveal what things were like when the World Wide Web dawned by providing this link to The Best Page in The Universe.
It hasn’t been updated since 1998 but the links still work.
Yes, that really is how most web pages looked and the incisive commentary on BPitU was really quite common.
Incisive commentary is sarcasm, son.
Maybe someday we will tell you about Usenet.
UPDATE: The Best Page in The Universe has been updated. It even has Facebook links now. Nice to see history appreciated and maintained.
Best Page Universe How The Web Once Looked Like