What is it and why do I want one?
Personally I don't use a home page, I setup my default browser to start with a blank page. Why? (BTY, I have one of my other browsers start by opening 6 or more pages in different tabs.)
A few years ago the home page I recommended was:
You should see if you like any the popular ones:
One of the things I liked about MyWay (in addition to very few ads) was the way you could configure it to include just things of interest to you. Here are a couple of others that have a lot of options for configuring:
Joan recommended igHome, so I decided to give it a try: