Google ranked as the No. 1 search service in March, according to Net analysis company OneStat.com. The analysis showed that Google drew the largest global search audience, with nearly 46 percent of Web surfers using its site. Web portal Yahoo came in second with 20.6 percent usage, and Microsoft's MSN followed with 7.8 percent reach. America Online's search service was seventh on the list, attracting 1.8 percent of Web users worldwide.
Amsterdam-based OneStat.com, a privately held company, provides Web analysis software to companies such as Air France and Lycos, according to its site.