Re: Need Help with URL Structure Choice on BigCommerce :(
Go with #1 for all choices. You want to keep your URL structure as flat as possible. Higher level urls are deemed more important and rank easier.
I had a site a few years ago that had the following:
1. example.com/category/ (had a link to the product in #2)
#2 had all the information about the product and #1 just had a link to the product. Googling the product name revealed that url #1 ranked higher than url #2.
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