On April 4th, 1998, this guy recorded his online experience on … wait for it … VHS.
This is that video:
0:00 – He visits #3dfx on IRC
4:17 – He shows off his Geocities website
5:18 – He checks http://bluesnews.com for the latest gaming news
3:57 – He browses the anime web turnpike
5:42 – He visits more #3dfx on IRC
9:07 – He goes to IGN64.com to look up news on the upcoming Zelda64