Before there was social media, before there were web rings, there was just good people linking to others web pages they liked, like this:

Explore my NeoCities Neighbor Arkms House: ArkmsWorld!

Check out my NeoCities Neighbor: TerribleIdeas!

Another NeoCities Neighbor: The Apple Prince!

And Then: Dragon Quest!

And Then: Cake Pops!

And Then: Villa DeMarco!

And Then: Quox Steampunk!

And Then: Brynns Adventure!

And Then: Science Geek!