Alright, I am having a problem with categories disappearing after I add a static block assignment to a category. First, I created my category structure and set it to display both static block and product and did not choose a static block. I then created my static blocks and then assigned them to the categories.
Here is the typical url BEFORE I assigned static block:
Here is the typical url AFTER I assigned static block:
Now, visiting the deepest category (category-3) displays a 404. When I visit the 2nd level (category-2) the URL has changed to a less SEO effective link:
I am completely confused and do not understand why this is happening. Is it confused because I didnt choose a static block when creating the categories? What is going on?