I would love to see a Mastodon search where I can see who is posting in my geographical neighbourhood or expand to a new people talking about my interest.

In centralized social networks this is most commonly solved by using hashtags and a global search. In Mastodon your searches are limited to the federated content your server knows about.

It is not your server’s task to crawl and index all public content, however, a search engine could try this.

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