Should you run your “store” section as part of your main website or break it out into it own sub-domain?

So today I was wondering….Should you run your Woocomerce “store” section as part of your main website or break it out into it own sub-domain?

One of the first articles I read while Googling around for an answer was Subdomains vs. Subfolders: Which Is Better for SEO & Why? in SearchEngineJournal.com.

Subdomains vs. Subfolders: Which Is Better for SEO & Why?

The use of a subdomain or a subfolder has SEO, user experience, and other implications. Learn about the pros, cons, and use cases of each one.