Something that is important is that just because you are shorter than a woman doesn't mean you should automatically dismiss her.
Forget tall, dark and handsome - a major dating site says the ideal man is short, dark and pudgy, but we're not convinced.
If you are a shorter women dating short guy, don't make a huge deal out of his height unless he has made it clear he loves to be short.
This problem doesn't really occur much for short women dating taller men - in fact many guys like to be tower over a their girl.
According to a new study by - which analysed the profiles of millions of members - women generally fancy short men.
This goes against everything anyone has ever said ever about what most women find attractive.
(Fickle lot, these men.) And modern women are supposedly pretty turned on by the whole “letting oneself go” aesthetic, with participants citing the 'dad bod' as a glorified male body type.