The best part of buying an iPod is walking into an Apple Store with eye candy popping up everywhere and stimulation stations every two feet for your viewing pleasure. That's the fun part, now the hard part begins. Which iPod is the right one for you? If you're picking out an iPod as a gift for someone else or it's you're first iPod, this can be a daunting task. I have owned almost every iPod since their release. I currently own five iPods that I use for different purposes. I've written a few basic guidelines you can follow to help you choose the right iPod.