Here "Sync Spotify music to your iPod" we means sync songs from Spotify music catalog, not use Spotify to sync local tracks. There are many articles teaching you how to sync local music from your computer to iPod with Spotify when you google "Sync Spotify music to your iPod", actually, this feature is no longer available.
"I have an iPod that I use in my car to listen my music. Is it possible to download Spotify songs to MP3 or some other format and then transfer them to an iPod on which I would not have a live internet connection? How would I do this?" The answer is yes.
To accessing Spotify content through the Spotify app on iPod, you need 5th generation iPod Touch or above with iOS 9 or above and 100 MB free space. If you are using iPod Touch 4 and earlier, iPod shuffle, iPod nano or iPod classic, you can't download and install Spotify app. But you can still enjoy Spotify music in other ways, such as download the Spotify songs as MP3 on Mac/Windows with Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter and then sync to your iPod.
Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter is specially designed for you to remove Spotify DRM and convert Spotify music to mp3, m4a, wav, flac, etc. It will preserve 100% original quality and all ID3 tags.
Step 1 Run Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter
Download, install and run Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter on your Mac or Windows.
The interface is shown as below:
Step 2 Add Spotify songs, albums, playlists or artists
You can now drag and drop songs, albums, playlists or artists to the interface directly from Spotify App on your Mac. Just head to any playlist, album, or artist page and drag&drop the cover to Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter interface. If you are using Spotify web player, click Add Files icon and copy&paste the link of the song, album, playlist or artist to the bottom input area. Boilsoft Spotify Music Converter will automatically load all songs contained in the album or playlist.
Click Add and you will see all songs on the interface.
Step 3 Choose output format
The default format is MP3, if you want to download Spotify music as MP3, just move to the next stop. If you want to save Spotify music as other formats(M4A, WAV or FLAC), click Option button. You can also set music quality by changing bitrate and samplerate.
Step 4 Start to download Spotify music
Click Convert icon to start downloading Spotify music to the format you choose. After downloading, you will get the drm-free music in plain formats and sync them your iPod.
Step 5 Sync the converted Spotify MP3 songs to iPod
Follow these steps to manually sync the DRM-free Spotify songs from your computer to your iPod:
1. Open iTunes. Create a new playlist and drag&drop all DMR-free Spotify songs to the playlist.
2. Connect your iPod to your computer using the included USB cable.
3. Click on the device icon . Click Music under Settings on the left side of the iTunes window.
4. Check Sync Music - Selected playlists, artist, albums, and genres.
5. Select the playlist which contains the DRM-free Spotify songs and then click Sync.
6. After syncing, you can listen to the DRM-free Spotify music on your iPod anywhere and anytime you want.