Pendleton is  becoming a tourist town and advertising is an important method of enticing visitors to the city. Utilizing websites is a powerful advertising tool. Websites provide information to the entire universe at a relatively low cost. You can reach a large audience with minimal resources using a website which anyone can access via a computer or cellphone. Based on research by the following websites have the highest traffic in the United States according to The list consists of only Pendleton based websites. For example a large corporation website such as Safeway with a section to Pendleton was not included.  The Pendleton Woolen Mills website would have been at the top of the list, but since headquarters is located in Portland and there are other factories, it did not meet the criteria for this list. Although the EastOregonian serves more than Pendleton, the contact information for the website lists Pendleton therefore met the criteria. Ranking was as of 8-8-2018

East Oregonian
1. The East Oregonian is a website dedicated to everything that’s happening in this area. They are the proud winner of the 2016 ONA General Excellence Award. They strive to stay on top of the latest events, sports and more. Here you can find public notices and the obituaries for the area. If you’re thinking of visiting Eastern Oregon or live in the area, check out this website and get up to date with everything happening.

2. The Wild Horse Resort and Casino
The Wild Horse Resort and Casino has over 1,200 Vegas style slots, plus games, craps, Black Jacks, and more. It has one of America’s top casino golf courses, Dining, Cineplex, Entertainment and much more. On their website you’ll find that if you join their club you will be able to earn entries into promotional drawings, be the first in with exclusive offers plus get discounts and much more. You’ll also win more points the more that you play. Check out the website for more details. The Casino is located right outside of Pendleton, Oregon on the Umatilla Indian reservation.

The Blue Mountain Community 
College website is a website dedicated towards the latest events happening at this college in Oregon. You can have access to the latest class schedules and find out more about the enrollment services. The website also has a library available for the students.

4. My Columbia Basin
My Columbia Basin is dedicated to news, events, weather and community information for the Walla Walla and Umatilla Counties, and all parts in between.

This website is all about raising awareness regarding the cannabis industry in Pendleton, Oregon. It’s the place that you can find information quickly about the marijuana industry in a city which used to be very traditional. There are many photos, it raises questions and concerns related to regulations in municipalities, and information regarding potential changes in the industry.

6. Umatilla County
Serving the citizens of Umatilla County efficiently and effectively

7. Pendleton School District Website
Welcome to the Pendleton School District website. This site is dedicated towards helping parents keep up to do date with the latest that’s happening in the schools. You can also check for possible employment opportunities with the school district in Pendleton. A mobile app is available on this website as well so that way parents can receive updates and check on things as needed.




8. Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation


This website is about the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation. It’s home of the Cayuse, Umatilla, and the Walla Walla People. Find out more about the history and culture, tribal services, tribal enterprises and businesses plus much more.

9-10 We could only find eight sites which had a United states ranking in the United States.

The following websites promote Pendleton and are worth checking out:
City of Pendleton Website
Pendleton Underground Tours
Pendleton Parks and
Pendleton Center for the Arts