Check out this video and let me know if it inspires you to begin tracking the S&P 500? Originally published in April 2022, you'll see how the market has changed since then! Notice how it feels to you to see the difference in the numbers.
Reminder: here are the posts about what the S&P 500 actually IS:
What is Money? is HERE
What is Investing? is HERE
What is The Investing Starter Kit? is HERE