On Sat, Nov 21, 2020 at 06:24 PM, Curt Gowan wrote:
On the one hand, established group owners want the most active groups to surface.
On the other hand, the owners of groups that are starting out want a chance to find their audience.
On the third hand, the operators of a service like LinkedIn or GIO don't want the first-movers to dominate -- and therefore prevent growth, change, and innovation on the site.
I think that pretty much sums it up. Each group owner has their own preference as to how the results will be sorted and there's no way to make everyone happy. Work on the search mechanism would only give users more options on how to sort the results.